Saving Money by Going Green!

Going green is not just a means to sustain the environment it is also a way to help reduce operational costs. As such, DUKE Heights is pleased to inform our members about green initiatives to help you, and your organization go green.

Hydro Incentives: 

Industrial Water Rate Program

If your organization consumes more than 5,000m3 of water, you can receive a 30% rebate per cubic meter after the first 5,000m3. The First 5,000m3 will be charged using the general water rate. For more information, please Click here.

Capacity Buy Back Program

If your organization is looking for ways to reduce your water consumption, the city of Toronto’s Capacity Buy Back program is here to help you.  The city will help you identify ways to reduce your water consumption, and if you decide to make a permanent process or equipment changes, you can receive a cash rebate of up to 30 cents for the average litre of water saved per day. Click here for more information.

Sewer Surcharge Rebate Program

Industrial and Commercial water customers are eligible for a rebate for the water which does not return to the sanitary sewer system (for example water used in production or that evaporate in cooling solutions). Click here for more information.  

Subsidies for equipment

The Boiler Room Program

An Enbridge program that helps organization upgrade to high-efficiency boilers through subsidies. Click here for more information.

Retrofit program

This program is an incentive that helps organizations make updates that provide a sustainable, measurable and verifiable reduction in peak electricity. Click here for more information.

SMART Green Program

This is a small to medium size manufacturers grant to help cover up to 50% of the cost of technology and process investment to help reduce Green House Gasses.  Click here for more information:

Eco Roof incentive Program

This program provides financial assistance to green or cool your roof. Click here for more information.

Electric Vehicle Incentive and Program

Receive up to $14,000 if you buy or rent an electric vehicle for your organization. Click here for more information.

Research Grants

Canada Industry Program for Energy Conservation

Attend workshops to learn how your organization can increase its energy efficiency and lower its costs. Can receive up to 50% of the eligible cost if you decide to implement ISO 50001 standard. Click here for more information.

Applied Research and Development Grants

Funding to partner with a Canadian College to execute a well-defined applied research and development for the reduction of greenhouse gasses.

Grant is up to $150,000.00 per year for a maximum of 3 years.

Click here for more information.

Enbridge Incentives:

Enbridge, a natural gas supplier, is committed to environmentally friendly solutions for your business needs. As such their website found here, is a useful source of green solutions that will help you cut cost on your energy needs. Also, the site has case studies showing the effects of such solutions for various size businesses. We firmly recommend our members take a look at the solution Enbridge has to offer.