About the Retrofit program

Everything you need to know to get started on your project.

In the Retrofit program you can receive incentives for a variety of energy efficient measures available under three streams: Lighting, HVAC, and Manufacturing and other equipment. To participate, your project must be pre-approved with a minimum incentive of $500.


Retrofit incentives are available to owners or lessees* of:

  • Commercial spaces or buildings, such as offices, retail and grocery stores, restaurants, hotels and warehouses
  • Industrial facilities in sectors such as food and beverage, automotive, plastics, steel, mining, paper and chemical industries
  • Institutional buildings, including hospitals, universities, municipal facilities
  • Multi-family buildings, such as apartments (including social housing) or condominiums
  • Agricultural facilities, including dairy, swine and poultry farms, greenhouses and nurseries.

*If you lease, you must have the owner’s consent or authorization to participate.

What types of projects are eligible?

Projects eligible for the Retrofit program are generally those that provide sustainable, measurable and verifiable reductions in peak electricity demand and electricity consumption.

Examples of eligible projects include:

  • Lighting retrofits
  • Lighting controls
  • HVAC redesign
  • Chiller replacement
  • Variable-speed drive installations

Incentives are available for a variety of products and technologies to continue to help businesses save on energy costs and increase their competitiveness.

Retrofit program brochure

Learn more about the Retrofit program and its incentives and find out if your business is eligible.

Download the program brochure

Retrofit program brochure that describes the program and who is eligible
Energy Performance Program versus Retrofit program comparison guide cover

Which program is right for your business?

Compare Retrofit and Energy Performance Program key measures and program requirements.

Download the program comparison guide

Ready to start a retrofit project for your business?
There are two ways we can help:

Option One

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for application support or general questions.

Option Two

Provide us with information about your project and we’ll call you back to provide tailored advice.

Ready to get started? Sign up for the Retrofit portal.