Ontario Offering Thousands in Rebates for Energy-Efficient Home Renovations
12 Jan - The province of Ontario will offer thousands of dollars in rebates for homeowners who opt for energy-efficient renovations, including windows and insulation. The rebates will be offered through the Green Ontario Fund, the non-profit provincial agency funded by money from the province's cap-and-trade program. The new rebates are: Up to $5,000 to replace windows that meet specific requirements. Up to $7,200 off new insulation, and a $100 rebate for air sealing. Up to $20,000 for Energy Star-certified ground source heat pumps, or up to $4,500 to repair existing heat pumps. Up to $5,800 off Energy Star-certified air source heat pumps, or pumps that meet program requirements. Homeowners and tenants could also be eligible for a $100 smart thermostat rebate. Visit the Green Ontario Fund website for more details.