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Does your business qualify for a small or medium industry incentive?

Small industry are customers with a rate schedule lower than 750 kW of contracted demand and consumption of less than 500 MWh per year. If you are small industry, you are eligible for up to $10,000 to help with energy assessments and up to $115,000 in incentives for implementing your upgrades.

Medium industry are customers with a rate schedule lower than 750 kW of contracted demand, but with a consumption of 500 MWh or more per year. If you are medium industry, you are eligible for up to $10,000 to help with your energy assessments and can get up to $210,000 in incentives for implemented measures.

Getting started?

If you don’t know where to start with energy efficiency upgrades, an energy audit will help identify areas for improvement and key opportunities in your operations. If you have a project already in mind, consider starting with a feasibility study to help ensure the retrofit is cost-effective.

Assessment Incentive Options

Whether you have a project already in mind, or need help getting started, we’re here to help.

Energy Audit IncentiveFeasibility Study Incentive

Starting from scratch? An energy audit will help identify key opportunities and assist in planning energy efficiency upgrades.

50% of eligible costs (Max $10k)

If you have a major upgrade or process improvement in mind, a feasibility study will help identify and verify energy efficient retrofit measures specific to your operations.

50% of eligible costs (Max $10k)

How to apply
  1. Contact NB Power to confirm your project’s eligibility by calling 1 800 663-6272 and press 5, or by email.
  2. Fill out a General Application Form.
  3. Once completed fax to 506-643-7835 or submit by email .

Ready to make improvements?

We have two options for businesses that are ready to start making energy-efficiency upgrades

Prescriptive Incentives

The Prescriptive Incentive option offers rebates for pre-approved measures, without requiring a feasibility study or energy audit first. This ‘quick-start’ option lets you select energy efficiency upgrades from a set list of measures per-unit incentives.

Small IndustriesMedium Industries

Eligible-products set rebates (Max $40k)

Eligible-products set rebates (Max $60k)

How to apply
  1. Fill out a General Application Form.
  2. Once completed fax to 506-643-7835 or submit by email.

Project types:

  • Lighting systems and lighting controls
  • Compressed air equipment
  • Motor upgrades

Custom Incentives

For more complex, larger upgrades, choose the Custom Incentive option and get up to $75,000 in incentives if you are a small industrial customer and $150,000 if you are a medium industrial customer.

Small IndustriesMedium Industries

Lesser of:
$30/GJ or 50% of eligible costs (Max $75k)

Lesser of:
$30/GJ or 50% of eligible costs (Max $150)

How to apply
  1. Contact NB Power to confirm your project’s eligibility by calling 1 800 663-6272 and press 5, or by email.
  2. Fill out a General Application Form.
  3. Once completed fax to 506-643-7835 or submit by email.

Project types:

  • Process upgrades
  • HVAC systems
  • Refrigeration
  • Building envelope