The Conservation Fund provides financial support for innovative electricity conservation technologies, practices, research, and programs that will help Ontario reach its long-term energy conservation goals.
The Conservation Fund supports innovative conservation technologies, practices, research and programs that have the potential to deliver significant energy savings. Since 2005, the Conservation Fund has provided financial support for more than 200 innovative energy projects across Ontario.
The Fund seeks projects that will lead to large-scale transformation in the marketplace or a change in consumer behaviour; projects that demonstrate the energy saving potential of emerging technologies and investigate novel conservation concepts.
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The maximum project length for Conservation Fund financial support is three years. Funding is provided for up to a specified maximum percentage of project costs depending on project type.
Who can apply
Both non-profit and for-profit incorporated entities can apply for funding, including:
Local hydro companies
Public sector organizations
Have questions? Email us for more information or call toll-free 1-877-797-9473.