Join the clean energy revolution with the $5000 Canada Greener Homes grant! Applications now open!
The 'Canada Greener Homes Grant' was announced today by the Canadian government offering grants of up to $5000 (retroactive from Dec. 1st 2020!) to help homeowners make energy efficient retrofits to their homes.
A complete pre- and post-retrofit EnerGuide evaluation is required for eligibility which can be reimbursed up to $600.
Up to 700,000 grants of up to $5,000 to help homeowners make energy efficient retrofits to their homes will be issued.
In April in was also announced that the New Federal Budget includes interest-free loans worth up to $40,000 to help homeowners and landlords undertake retrofits identified through the authorized EnerGuide energy assessment.
Also included is a dedicated stream of funding to support low-income homeowners and rental properties serving low-income renters, including cooperatives and not-for-profit owned housing. The program is expected to be available by summer 2021. More than 200,000 households can take advantage of this opportunity.