Retrofit Program

Save on Energy for Business


Save on Energy Retrofit incentives reduce project and operational costs for equipment upgrades - and open the door to new possibilities for your business.

Whether it's a lighting upgrade, motor and heating installations or new control systems, incorporating energy efficiency into your operations delivers benefits that reach far beyond your energy bill.
Get the most out of equipment upgrades by contacting your local hydro company and learn more about retrofit incentives and how they can help your organization gain a competitive edge. 

Eligible Measures

Eligible measures under the program are those that provide sustainable, measurable and verifiable reductions in peak electricity demand and/or electricity consumption and below are some examples:
  • Lighting retrofits

  • Lighting controls

  • HVAC redesign

  • Chiller replacement

  • Variable speed drives 

  • Improvement of thermal performance of a building envelope through measures such as increased insulation, installation of high performance windows and frames, low emissive window glazing or low emissive roof barriers

  • Implementation of new operating procedures, including the purchase and installation of equipment (such as an energy management system, building automation systems, sensors, control equipment, metering equipment, or related communication systems) necessary either to obtain or to increase the effectiveness of an energy management system or building automation system.


The Retrofit Program participant agreement requires that decommissioned equipment be disposed of in accordance with appropriate disposal or decommissioning processes with applicable disposal certificates or similar documentation. This summary sheet provides information to Retrofit Program participants and service providers with respect to equipment disposal and decommissioning for specific equipment covered by the program. Each service provider should retain and provide copies if requested of any disposal certificates that are obtained while dropping off any equipment at a licensed waste disposal or recycling site. 

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