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Energy efficiency for homes

Find information on how to assess and improve the energy performance of old and new homes. Learn about the government programs and incentives that help Canadians consume less energy and save money.

Learn about energy-efficient homes

Learn about home energy performance, energy-efficient upgrades and fixtures, EnerGuide rating, benefits of an energy-efficient home.

How can I make my home more energy-efficient

Find out how to save energy and money by making modest investments and minor changes around your home.

Learn about buying a new energy-efficient home

Purchasing or building an energy-efficient home; energy saving innovations and options for your home.

Energy Efficiency for Homes Rebate and Incentive Directory

This directory contains programs of specific interest to Canadian homeowners.

Find a service provider

Looking for a new home builder or want to make some energy-efficient upgrades to your home? Find a service provider in your area.

Canada Greener Homes Grant

The initiative will help homeowners make their homes more energy-efficient, create new jobs, and fight climate change.

Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships (LEEP)

LEEP accelerates energy efficient construction by enabling builders to reduce their time, risk finding, and help them build higher performance homes better, faster and more affordably.

Professional opportunities

Find a service organizations, become an energy-efficient builder or energy advisor, learn about ENERGY STAR® and other tools for industry professionals.

About Integrated Community Energy Solutions

Integrated Community Energy Solutions (ICES) make use of the opportunities that come from treating the built community environment as a system.

Urban Archetypes Project

This project explores how urban form (land use and infrastructure) influences vehicular transportation energy usage and household energy consumption.

Need help? Meet Dr. House

Our chatbot Dr. House can answer your questions related to making your home energy-efficient or buying an energy-efficient home.

Green Your Routine Challenge

Take part of the ‘Green Your Routine’ challenge by implementing simple lifestyle changes to help you live greener.

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