Province Announces Funding to Help Home Owners Improve Home Energy Efficiency
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 04, 2016) - Today, the Government of Ontario announced the creation of a new program to help Ontarians improve the energy efficiency of their homes. The province is investing $100 million from the Ontario Green Investment Fund to provide rebates for home owners who conduct an energy audit on their property and then complete retrofits recommended by the auditor.
"Today's announcement is good news for Ontario home owners," said Patricia Verge, president of the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) and Realtor with Royal LePage Team Realty, brokerage in Ottawa. "Rebates are a great way to help consumers make green decisions when it comes to home retrofits or renovations."