Grants for adding a water heater

A natural gas water heater heats water twice as fast as an electric one. Therefore, all the family will be able to take a warm shower. Énergir provides grants for the purchase and installation of a natural gas water heater. Grants may be combined and vary with the type of appliance selected.

Purchase and installation rebate

Benefit from a rebate when adding a natural gas water heater

Convert your current water heater by installing a natural gas water heater and be eligible for a grant of $300 for the purchase and installation of the appliance, no matter which model they choose. This is our way of helping you enjoy natural gas.*

Grant for High efficiency Appliance

Choose a condensing water heater and obtain an additional rebate

When choosing your water heater for your combo system, you can choose the condensing model that is more efficient and helps you reduce your energy consumption. To help you purchase this appliance and save on your energy bill, Énergir is offering an additional $400 toward the purchase of an efficient appliance.2

Eligible appliances (PDF)

 

Terms

1 Certain conditions apply. The amount of financial incentive is determined according to the expected consumption of natural gas, the type of equipment to be installed, the total investment and other factors.
These discounts are available only to homeowners with central heating appliances and to residents whose homes are on the existing Énergir natural gas network, as long as they don't own a heat-pump. Dual energy heating systems are not eligible for financial aids and the house can not be part of a new housing construction project supplied by Énergir. Also, these discounts do not apply to those building their own homes. Additional discounts are available on the installation of multiple natural gas appliances.  The discounts cannot be combined with any other Énergir promotion and may be subject to credit approval and eligibility for a natural gas consumption discount program and the energy efficiency program. The discounts are applied directly to the installation invoice.  In order to qualify for this grant, you must contractually commit with Énergir or an Énergir Certified Natural Gas Partner prior to your appliances’ installation.Eligibility criteria are foreseen in the texts of the Rebate Consumption Program approved by the Régie de l'énergie and a copy can be transmitted on request.

2 In order to qualify for this grant, you must contractually commit with Énergir or an Énergir Certified Natural Gas Partner prior to your appliances’ installation. The total grant amount must not exceed admissible amounts. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice. The $400 amount is applicable for all contracts signed since January 1, 2018. Before this date, the applicable amount is $250.

3 The Thermal Performance Factor of the installed combo system was certified greater than 0.90 by the CSA P.9 standard (new standard developed by Natural Resources Canada and CSA to certify the efficiency of combo systems).

** In order to qualify for this grant, you must contractually commit with Énergir or an Énergir Certified Natural Gas Partner prior to your appliances’ installation. The total grant amount must not exceed admissible amounts. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice. The $400 amount is applicable for all contracts signed since January 1, 2018. Before this date, the applicable amount is $250.