The following outlines incentive programs currently available in Nunavut
Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
- Renewable Energy Home Improvements Program (in progress) – The Nunavut government has announced the development of a program offering a 50% rebate to homeowners installing renewable energy home improvements.
- Renewable Energy Cabin Improvements Program (in progress) – The Nunavut government has also announced that the remainder of their budget following the Renewable Energy Home Improvements Program will go towards administering rebates up to $5,000 for renewable energy improvements on cabins specifically.
Low Income Incentive Programs
- Home Renovation Program (HRP) – The Nunavut Housing Corporation offers additional $15,000 in energy efficiency improvements for those already
Canada Greener Homes Grant
Buildings, including our homes, account for 18% of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions. We want to help Canadians make where they live more energy-efficient. This means homes will be more comfortable and more affordable to maintain while also supporting our environmental objectives. The Canada Greener Homes Grant will help homeowners make their homes more energy-efficient, create new jobs across Canada for energy advisors, grow our domestic green supply chains, and fight climate change.
What’s available through the initiative?
- Up to 700,000 grants of up to $5,000 to help homeowners make energy efficient retrofits to their homes, such as better insulation
- EnerGuide evaluations (worth up to $600) and expert advice to homeowners so they can begin to plan their retrofits
- Recruitment and training of EnerGuide energy advisors to meet the increased demand; this will create new jobs across Canada.
Participants are eligible for up to $5,600 total under the initiative. Updates will be provided over the life of the initiative to keep homeowners informed. As part of our work, we are committed to ensuring Greener Homes reaches diverse Canadians including those living in remote and northern communities and those with limited internet access. We are working on building a diverse network of energy advisors to provide career opportunities to all Canadians and to meet the need of our communities.
Prairie Sun Solar is a Canadian Solar Panel Online Distributor (eligible for Greener Homes Grant) as well for Do It Yourself projects.
Incentives Available In These Cities and Across Nunavut:
- Cambridge Bay
- Rankin Inlet
- Baker Lake