Small Business Energy Solutions

Last updated: 4 April 2019

Up to 60% of the cost of energy efficiency projects can be paid, and there is also an offer of 24 months interest free financing for the project on power bills. The business profile needs be completed to confirm eligibility for the program service

Step 1: Completion of the Business Profile.

Step 2: Verification of  the potential savings of the business.

Step 3: A contractor must be found and one can use the Efficiency Trade Network for that.

Step 4: Approval of the documentation.

With help from the contractor:

    • Completion of worksheets for the products to install
    • Request of quote(s) for product(s) and labour
    • Specification sheet(s) must be provided for each of the products tp upgrade.
    • For the rebate, payment information must be provided.

Step 5: Upgrades are installed

Step 6: Confirmation that products have been installed

Step 7: Rebates are sent.

Efficiency Nova Scotia will reimburse with the approved payment amount within 30 days of the application being verified. For self-financing project, a financing agreement will be sent with a summary of the financing and rebate amounts. Upon receipt of the financing agreement, Nova Scotia Power will include the financing on the next billing cycle.

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End uses covered
  • Building end-uses
  • Building vintage
  • Existing buildings
  • New buildings
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