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Learn about energy efficiency housing programs

Learn about opportunities to make Natural Resources Canada’s energy efficiency housing programs such as EnerGuide Rating System, ENERGY STAR for New Homes and R-2000 part of your business.

How do I become an energy advisor?

Learn more about what is involved in the process of becoming an energy advisor registered with Natural Resources Canada.

Contact us to access technical standards and procedures

Get familiar with EnerGuide Rating System, ENERGY STAR for New Homes and R-2000 Standards and other documents relevant for program delivery, including requirements for delivering the updated ERS, version15.

Download HOT2000 Modeling Software

Download this energy simulation and design tool for low-rise residential buildings used for energy efficiency programs.

Build energy-efficient new homes

Learn how to become a licensed builder and offer your customers energy-efficient new homes such as ENERGY STAR and R-2000.

Learn about the updated EnerGuide Rating System

Find out what’s changing and how Natural Resources Canada has updated the EnerGuide Rating System for homes, including the rating scale and the reports homeowners receive.

Sign in to Members Only Resource Centre

If you are already licensed or registered as a service organization, builder or energy advisor, take advantage of our resource centre and download administrative and technical documents, training materials, and marketing resources.

Find out what it takes to build Net-Zero Energy Homes

A net zero energy home is so energy-efficient, it only uses as much energy as it can produce from on-site renewable energy. Learn about our Net Zero Energy pilot aimed to recognize the builders and homes reaching net zero energy performance in Canada.