Tax incentives / Guides

Electric vehicle charging station
Commuting

Electric Vehicles getting help from the provinces

...Tax Incentives and Rebates, also see our pages on The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You , and Choosing a home EV charger . For more on Home ...

Grants and incentives

Green building financial incentives

...incentives: Check with your municipality what building incentives they have; some offer tax relief for building homes certified to either LEED (Leadership in ...

Blown-in fiberglass attic insulation
Grants and incentives

2016 budget renovation tax credits are good news for everyone, homeowner or not

...tax incentives offer as good a return on investment as you are going to see in terms of tax breaks, and here's why: Tax dollars invested in improving home effic...

What is a Free Home Energy Audit Canada?
Grants and incentives

Free home energy audits in Canada

...tax credits and financial incentives, you will need to meet the requirements laid out in whatever government-funded green building program you are trying to par...

Free Energy Audits, Net Zero Home Grants & Interest Free Home Renovation Loans
Grants and incentives

0% loans & Grants for Green Home Renovations & Construction - A Boost for Canadians in 2020

...Tax Credits and Financial Incentives page to find out what other programs are available, such as Electric Vehicle Tax Incentives and Rebates , how Vancouver mak...

Lifestyle and environment

Resources and getting started

...tax credits and financial incentives: First speak with your bank and find out what funds you have available. Many banks offer incentives for including sustain...

Blower Door Tests - What's the Cost & Who Does Them?
Air and vapour barriers

What is a blower door test? What's the cost? How do you find a company to do one?

...tax incentives and rebates Conducting a blower door test will likely be required for energy-efficient home renovation tax credits , and, if you live in a regi...

The LEED Platinum Beachaus II in Vancouver, BC
LEED Homes

The Canada Green Building Council (CAGBC) Measures the Environmental Benefit of the LEED Certification Program.

...tax rebates and incentives . And take a tour of the first LEED V4 Platinum house in Canada

LEED Platinum home certification FAQ
LEED Homes

LEED Certification for Homes - Frequently Asked Questions

...incentives in the form of tax relief. How long to get a home LEED certified? The project of building a LEED certified home start at the design phase and end...

Photovoltaic solar panels
Renewable energy

Solar heating and energy generation

...incentives. Figure on a good $20,000 at least, but with tax incentives you might see that come down significantly. PV roof shingles: Solar roof shingles are...