High-efficiency heating and cooling can save you money over time, while also helping the environment. However, if the initial cost seems too expensive, Manitoba has various programs that can make energy efficiency possible for lower income families, including several rebates and savings and loan options. Read below to learn more about your options for HVAC and furnace financing in Winnipeg.
As Manitoba's main energy utility, Manitoba Hydro provides different financing and rebate options to families looking to invest in a more energy-efficient home. The list below provides limited information on some options for Manitoba Hydro financing in Winnipeg.
Each financing or rebate program comes with specific restrictions and qualifications. For more information and to find out if you qualify for certain programs, visit the Manitoba Hydro page.
Energy Finance Plan
Manitoba Hydro’s Energy Finance Plan loans up to $5,000 to certain commercial, residential, and farming customers, financing specific energy upgrades, including specific heating systems. Manitoba Hydro does not approve loans to finance projects like windows, toilets, or insulation. Visit the page to learn more about which customers and projects can qualify.
Power Smart Affordable Energy Program
This program enables certain homeowners, renters, and landlords with a limited income to shrink energy usage and increase efficiency. The program can include free insulation in certain areas of the home, like the attic; rebates for certain heating upgrades; and free energy-efficient items, including more efficient light bulbs and showerheads. Visit the page to learn more about the terms and conditions.
Power Smart Residential Loan
This loan is available to certain homeowners looking to upgrade their doors, windows, ventilation, insulation, and more. The monthly loan payment will be bundled into your monthly energy bill. To apply and learn more about your eligibility, visit the page.
Residential Propane and Oil Furnace/Boiler Replacement Program
If you're looking to swap your oil or propane furnace or boiler for a more efficient heating system-including natural gas, electric, or geothermal systems-Manitoba Hydro will provide you with a $245 rebate. Learn more on their Residential Propane and Oil Furnace/Boiler Replacement Program page.
If you want to take advantage of hydro financing or furnace financing in Winnipeg but need to know more about the current energy efficiency of your home, energy evaluations are available through Manitoba Hydro. Answers from a questionnaire are combined with the results of your home’s energy usage over the past year to create a customized report.
Contact East Side Ventilation to Learn More
At East Side Ventilation, we work hard to supply you with affordable, energy-efficient heating and cooling products. Our representatives are happy to help you achieve your dream of a more comfortable home. For more information about hydro and furnace financing in Winnipeg, call us at 204-667-8700, fill out our online form or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.