Steps to benefit from dual energy

Dual energy installation

Switching to dual energy with electricity and natural gas could save you a lot of money while keeping you warm. Let us show you how.

See the steps with just a glance

  • Step 1

    Step 1

    Contact us

    Contact us to schedule a visit from an Énergir Certified Natural Gas Partner. They will assess your needs to determine the optimal dual-energy solution.

    Contact us

  • Step 2

    Step 2

    Get a quote

    Next, the certified partner will give you, without any obligation on your part, the quote including the purchase and installation costs of your new dual-energy system. They will indicate the amount of eligible grants for your project and can even deduct them directly from the invoice.

  • Step 3

    Step 3

    The contractor installs your appliances

    Once the contract is signed, the work can begin. Once completed, the certified partner invoice will be forwarded to you. You will then be automatically signed up for Hydro-Québec’s Rate DT, which varies according to the temperature and which is generally more economical than the base rate.
* Conditions
  1. Any request for work completed prior to June 21st, 2022, is not eligible for the Offer. Eligible Participants must have submitted an application in accordance with the requirements of the Offer no later than 12 months following the completion of work on the Eligible Projects.
  2. Certain conditions apply. Discounts may vary depending on the equipment installed and building characteristics. Additional costs may be incurred in connection with the electrical work required. To take advantage of the Offer, you must sign a contract with your Énergir sales representative or Certified Natural Gas Partner prior to installation. Grant amounts paid out cannot exceed 100% of Eligible Project costs. The terms and conditions of the Offer and the amounts of the grants offered are subject to change without notice.
  3. Eligible Participants must be new subscribers to Hydro-Québec’s residential dual-energy Rate DT or to a participating municipal or co-operative dual-energy rate (contact us for details on participating municipal or co-operative networks) in order to receive the grant. They must also commit to using the dual-energy natural gas-electricity system at the dual-energy rate for a minimum period of ten (10) years from the date of enrolment in the dual-energy rate.
  4. Existing Eligible Homes must be connected to Énergir’s natural gas network and use natural gas or renewable natural gas (or a combination of both) for space heating, either with a warm air (forced air) or hot water central heating system, for at least 12 months at the time of the application to participate in the Offer.
  5. The work must be carried out by one or more contractors with a business registered with the Registraire des entreprises du Québec; they must hold the appropriate Régie du bâtiment (RBQ) licences for the work to be performed and be members of the professional order responsible for the affected activity sector.
  6. Eligible Participants may be required to repay all or part of the Offer grants if the conditions and covenants agreed to by the Eligible Participants are not fulfilled to the end of their term or if the information provided by the participants is false or considered a misrepresentation.