Energy efficiency means more than just savings on bills—your small business will gain a competitive advantage, with additional benefits such as:
- A more comfortable space for employees and customers, with better control of temperature and lighting
- Savings on your bottom line
- Equipment that is more reliable, has a longer life and needs fewer repairs
- Reduced greenhouse gas emissions
- An improved reputation as a business concerned about the environment
Limited time incentives
Until December 31, 2021, incentives have increased to cover up to 80% of the total project cost on select lighting and all Commercial Heating measures. This offer is for small businesses that consume less than 350,000 kWh annually.
The select measures, provided they meet the criteria outlined in the appropriate product worksheets, are:
- Linear Replacement Lamps
- All Outdoor Lighting
- Case Lighting/Sign Retrofit Applications
- Commercial Heating
- Integrated LED Fixtures
Increased incentives will be applied to applications received on or after January 1, 2021.
Note: Integrated LED Fixtures are a new addition to the increased incentives effective January 1, 2021. Increased incentives will be applied to applications received on or after January 1, 2021.
Free Energy Assessment
Qualified businesses may receive a free energy assessment, rebates of up to 60% on upgrade projects, and 24-months interest free financing*. Your small business will notice big benefits while enjoying the good things efficiency brings.
* Conditions apply. See Terms & Conditions for details. Products previously purchased that have already received an Efficiency Nova Scotia in-store rebate are not eligible for additional rebates.
Your small business could benefit from rebates on high quality, efficient equipment, and programs that identify energy saving opportunities—helping it run at peak performance.
If you don’t know where to start, let us help. To better understand your business and provide you with the best solutions, check out the Rebate Navigator tool. Describe your next project, or simply tell us a bit about what you’re looking to achieve. We can help identify the programs and rebates that will be the ideal fit for your business.
Business Energy Rebates
Our Business Energy Rebate program provides rebates on energy efficient products costs to businesses of all types. Receive either instant or mail-in rebates to help you offset the cost of high-quality energy efficient products.Learn More
Small Business Energy Solutions
Our Small Business Energy Solutions program provides rebates to cover up to 80% of the project cost for energy efficiency upgrades, a free energy assessment, and 24-months interest free financing on your Nova Scotia Power bill.Learn More
THE KIWI CAFE SAVES OVER $900 PER YEAR
Linda Flynn, owner of the Kiwi Cafe, wanted to do her part for the environment and reduce her business’ environmental impact. After reaching out to Efficiency Nova Scotia and making simple energy efficient upgrades, she was able to reduce her energy consumption and is now saving over $900 annually. The Kiwi Cafe improved the environment inside, and out.
Hometown Furniture & Mattress created a more welcoming space, with an improved appearance and better working conditions for employees, by upgrading their lighting to LEDs throughout the store. They are now saving $1,200 a year in energy costs, and with a rebate of over $5,200 and quick 3-year payback period, it’s a project that will benefit them for years to come.
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