Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs

Is there a grant for that? Ask SID, our Searchable Incentive Database!

SID is a Searchable Incentive Database of energy efficient renovation and construction grants, rebates, subsidies, tax rebates, and other incentives available in BC, including those for low-income housing.

If you are a homeowner planning upgrades, please see the LiveSmart BC grants page.

To find incentives relevant to your project, you can:

  • Click on the colorful regions on the map to the left; or,
  • Click on the text links below the map; or,
  • Enter your Search Criteria in the boxes below.

BC Hydro Continuous Optimization for Commercial Buildings

The program assists commercial building owners in retrocommissioning their buildings, then helps maintain and continually improve the level of efficiency in their building operations.

BC Hydro Energy Conservation Assistance Program (ECAP) BC Hydro customers with higher electricity consumption who may not be able to afford to make their homes more energy efficient may be eligible to receive a free home energy evaluation and energy efficiency upgrades to help reduce their consumption and save money on their bills.
BC Hydro Energy Saving Kit Are you a BC Hydro customer? Do you live in a low-income household? If so, you may be eligible to receive a free energy saving kit from BC Hydro.
BC Hydro Energy Study BC Hydro’s Energy Study program helps Power Smart Partners conduct studies within their commercial organizations. The program can investigate any energy-using system, such as lighting, mechanical or information technology, within a facility.
BC Hydro Mail-In Rebates Rebates (mail-in and online) for seasonal LED light strings, indoor clotheslines, nightlights, power bar with timer, and water-saving showerheads.
BC Hydro Power Smart Express All BC Hydro commercial business customers can access incentives covering up to 75% of the cost of your energy efficiency project, including lighting, HVAC, and commercial kitchen equipment upgrades.
BC Hydro Power Smart Lighting Discounts BC Hydro Power Smart is offering in-store instant discounts on ENERGY STAR light fixtures and Energy Star Specialty CFL bulbs
BC Hydro Power Smart New Home Program
BC Hydro Power Smart New Homes Program $2000+ is available to builders per home.
BC Hydro PowerSmart Energy Saving Kit Bulk Distribution Program

The Energy Saving Kit (ESK) provides low-income residential customers with a suite of products designed to assist in reducing their energy consumption, reduce their utility bills and increase the comfort and safety of their homes. The Bulk Distribution Program has been developed to give...