BC Hydro Build Energy Efficient Homes and Fortis BC New Home Program

Last updated: 5 November 2017
The internationally recognized ENERGY STAR ® for New Homes Standard, was developed by the Government of Canada and Canada home building professionals.To make it easier to reach this high standard for energy efficiency the Power Smart program offers financial incentives, including up to $2,000 for a single-family detached home that meet the high efficiency standard of these homes. Additional Benefits include:
A certified energy advisor will provide assistance and advice throughout the building process.
Co-op marketing support and promotional recognition through BC Hydro.
Education on residential new construction and the latest information on energy-efficient best practices.

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