Retrofit program

Help your customers reduce equipment upgrade and operational costs. Incentives cover up to 50 per cent of the project cost.

The Retrofit program is designed to provide a variety of options for businesses, so you can find the right fit for your client's operations, regardless of their industry.

Applying for Retrofit program incentives?

The Retrofit application portal has moved to www.retrofitportal.ca. Register for an account or log in now

Learn how to apply for Retrofit program incentives.

Quick tips
Help your customers with upgrades to:

Motors and motor systems to avoid future costs, save time and labour;

Compressed air systems to reduce energy costs and downtime by fixing leaks and matching equipment to their needs;

Lighting to reduce their energy costs while giving them a brighter, safer work environment;

HVAC systems to improve air quality and keep their work environments comfortable.

Eligibility

What kinds of businesses can receive incentives?

  • Commercial buildings, such as offices, retail and grocery stores, restaurants, hotels and warehouses;
  • Institutional buildings, such as hospitals, schools, universities, colleges, government and civic buildings;
  • Industrial buildings, such as manufacturing facilities and warehouses;
  • Multi-family buildings, such as apartments (including social housing) and condominiums; and
  • Agricultural facilities, such as dairy, swine or poultry farms, greenhouses and nurseries.

Read more about full eligibility requirements.

The new bulbs are great because they turn on instantly. Before, anytime we needed to restart the plant, we’d have to wait five to ten minutes for the lights to warm up. That was a frustrating and costly delay to our operation.
Luke Carson, Engineering Manager, Lear Corporation

Here's how it works

Deliver value to your customers by completing incentive applications on their behalf.

There are two ways to get Retrofit incentives – pick a track that best meets your customer’s project needs: prescriptive track for quick system upgrades, or custom track for more flexibility within comprehensive projects.

Getting started

Enter your customer's postal code below to find their local program provider.

Note that some postal code areas are served by more than one hydro company.

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