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Audit Funding

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Start your savings here


Savings begin with a funded assessment


Deciding on upgrades is easy when you know exactly where you’re losing the most energy.

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See how much you’re eligible to save

Whether you run a grocery store, poultry farm or shipping warehouse, you can qualify for Audit Funding as a Hydro One business customer. Both building owners and tenants can receive funding for an energy audit.

Review eligibility criteria


Commercial, institutional, agricultural, industrial and multi-residential customers can all apply for Audit Funding. View eligibility criteria

Review how the program works


Apply for funding. Download the Audit Funding Checklist and the Audit Application Information Form for everything you need to know before you begin.

Your audit receives approval from Hydro One.

Hire a qualified, third-party energy auditor to perform the audit. To be eligible, auditors must meet ONE of the following qualifications:

  • A professional engineer (P.Eng.)
  • A certified engineering technologist (CET)
  • A certified energy manager (CEM)
  • A certified measurement and verification professional with at least three years of relevant experience evaluating energy systems in buildings
  • An engineer-in-training under the supervision of a P.Eng. or CET, only if the audit report is signed by the qualified professional

Submit your energy audit report, energy auditor invoices (including auditor’s travel expenses). Download the Post-Energy Audit Information Form for a complete list of necessary documentation. Your cheque will arrive in the mail post-submission.

Incentives put you on the fast track to savings

1

Building Owners


For those who own their facilities

  • Up to 50% for electricity survey and analysis
  • Maximum of $25,000
Learn more
2

Building Owners and Tenants


Owners and tenants may be eligible for a Building Systems Audit

  • Up to 50% for audits of optimizing fans, pumps, compressors, and other building systems*
  • Maximum of $5,000
Learn more

*This incentive does not include the study of lighting systems


Success Stories

Town of Marathon


Marathon, ON

Read Town of Marathon

With the help of Audit Funding, Marathon completed energy audits of nine municipal buildings–from the town pool to the golf course and came away with six high-priority projects.

Project Details


Nine municipal buildings audited

$12,766

INCENTIVE

$44,000/year

SAVINGS IDENTIFIED


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Hydro One can help you identify savings opportunities and guide you through the process of completing your incentive applications, at no cost to you. Call us before you start your project.

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