CANADA GREENER HOMES GRANT
$5,000 FOR SINGLE FAMILY HOMES
The new federal government Canada Greener Homes Grant is a $2.4 billion investment in helping Canada to significantly reduce its GHG emissions in order to Canada to achieve our 2030 Paris Accord goals. The core of the plan to to offers homeowners across Canada grants of up to $5,000 towards energy retrofit projects which help to save energy and reduce their carbon emissions.
Homeowners need to register for the program through the new Canada Greener Homes Grant portal. Next they need to engage a specially trained and registered EnerGuide Energy Advisor who will conduct an home energy audit for the home owner. The Canada Greener Homes Grant offers up to $600 to cover the cost of this service. The advisor will recommend projects that make sense for that house and that qualify for the grant.
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