Deep Energy Retrofit Funding
CMHC’s Canada Greener Affordable Housing program supports deep energy retrofits for existing multi-unit residential buildings, with the goal of achieving near net zero emissions. Funding is available for studies as well as qualifying projects. The next window for Pre-Retrofit Funding applications opens on November 1, 2023.
Energy Use Tracking Incentives
Aiming for a more sustainable future for your co-op? Understand your current energy use and track the impact of changes with energy benchmarking. Co-ops that are Vancity members may also be eligible for financial incentives (while funds last).
Vancity Non-Profit Housing Retrofit Program
Vancity supports projects that help co-ops put their buildings on a pathway to net zero and climate resilience. Two granting streams are available to support planning as well as capital work and implementation. Eligible applicants can receive up to $99,000 to help jumpstart their projects.
Heat Pumps & Your Co-op
Heat pumps are becoming more common — is your co-op next? Crunch the numbers for yourself with the Canadian Climate Institute’s Heat Pump Calculator or learn more about the benefits of heat pumps.