We’ll be expanding our programs to include customers who heat with oil and have a household income of less than $70,000. Program details are still being developed and applications will be available January 16, 2023.

Are you Eligible?


The Enhanced Energy Savings Program targets homes in need of major energy efficiency upgrades, especially those needing insulation and air sealing. These upgrades will help New Brunswick homeowners with a combined annual household income of up to and including $70,000 reduce their energy use and costs.

We’ll be expanding our programs to include customers who heat with oil and have a household income of less than $70,000. Program details are still being developed and applications will be available January 16, 2023.

We've enhanced the former Low Income Energy Savings Program to reach even more New Brunswickers.

Eligibility

Benefits & Savings


The Enhanced Energy Savings Program will assist homeowners in New Brunswick to reduce their energy consumption and energy costs through targeted energy efficiency retrofits. Upgrades will be offered to the homeowner free of charge and will be completed by a Contractor selected by NB Power.

Upgrades could include the addition of basement, attic and wall insulation, ventilation for air quality or humidity issues, mini-split heat pumps for efficient heating and cooling and energy-efficient light bulbs.

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Whether it’s drafty windows and doors, a cold basement, or a chilly attic, the Enhanced Energy Savings Program can help lower monthly energy costs with free efficiency upgrades.

Efficiency upgrades for your home

How it Works

It’s easy to get started with the Enhanced Energy Savings Program. Follow these simple steps for free energy efficiency upgrades.

1

Register

Complete our online registration form and provide the required documentation (a copy or photo of the most current income tax Notice of Assessment showing Line 15000 for each adult living in the home). 

2

Participation Approved

If you meet all eligibility requirements, you will receive an email or letter from NB Power confirming you have been accepted into the program.

3

Pre-Upgrade Evaluation

Within 2 to 3 weeks of confirmation of your participation, our service provider will contact you to schedule a Pre-Upgrade Evaluation. During this appointment, the Energy Advisor will look at all areas of your home to determine if your home can benefit from efficiency upgrades.

4

Results of your Pre-Upgrade Evaluation

The service provider will reach out to share the results of your evaluation and discuss the upgrades recommended for your home.

5

Efficiency Upgrades

The service provider will work with you for access to carry out the work. This may occur between 2 to 7 months following your Pre-Upgrade Evaluation.

6

Post-Upgrade Evaluation

An Energy Advisor will visit your home to conduct a Post-Upgrade Evaluation. You will receive training on the use, operation and warranties of any new equipment and receive tips on how to maintain your home for optimum energy efficiency and savings.

7

Maintenance and Repairs

If you receive a mini-split heat pump through this program, you receive a 10-year warranty for parts and labour. Three free deep cleans will also be provided within the 10-year period. Please contact your service provider for these requests.

 

Customers are responsible for regular filter cleanings and keeping the outdoor area around your mini-split heat pump clean and free of snow/ice build up.

Registration Form