Rebate bundle: Home renovations

Heat pump rebate

Door & window rebates

Heat pump water heater rebate

Home renovation bonus rebates

Insulation rebates

Natural gas fireplace rebate

Natural gas furnace & boiler rebates

Natural gas water heater rebate

Install two or more eligible energy-efficiency upgrades and you could qualify for home renovation bonus rebates from $300 to $2,000.

Heat pump water heater rebate

If it’s time to replace your water heater, consider upgrading to a high-efficiency electric heat pump model – they are up to 200 per cent energy efficient and use warmth from ambient air to heat water in the storage tank.

Eligibility

  1. You must be a residential FortisBC or municipal electricity customer of Grand Forks, Penticton, Summerland or Nelson Hydro.
  2. The home must be a single-family, duplex, row, townhouse or mobile home on a permanent foundation.

Review all the terms and conditions.

Rebate details

Ask your contractor to help you find an eligible heat pump water heater

Note: BC Hydro customers with electrically heated homes may be eligible for similar rebates.


Upgrade  Rebate Requirements 

High-efficiency heat pump water heater

Eligible models

$1,000

How to apply

  1. Decide what eligible upgrades are best suited for your home and budget with help from your program-qualified energy advisor and/or contractor.
  2. Apply online within six months of completing your installation with the following information:
    • your FortisBC electricity account number, or municipal electricity account number from Grand Forks, Penticton, Summerland or Nelson Hydro
    • your email
    • scanned copies of all paid invoices showing details of all work performed, including the purchase date, make, model and installation permit numbers (if applicable)

      See a sample invoice for heat pump water heaters. Additional supporting documentation may be required in some cases, such as do-it-yourself installations or converting from a gas, oil or propane water heater.
    • If you’re not the utility account holder (e.g. property is a rental), have the account holder complete the consent form.
  3. Allow up to 90 days to process your application.

Third-party offers & services

EfficiencyBC

EfficiencyBC is a free service offered by City Green Solutions, a third-party, non-profit organization. It provides homeowners and contractors with information on energy-efficiency upgrades for homes, including:

  • Rebates from your local municipality and the Government of BC.
  • Energy Coach advice on options and incentives for saving energy. Note: FortisBC is not responsible for any advice provided by the energy coach.

We’re here to help

For questions about home renovation rebates, email homerebates@consumer-response.com or call 1-877-740-0055.



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This program is funded in part, by the Province of British Columbia and the Government of Canada. 

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