Power Down 2 is an incentive program that offers thousands in rebates to homeowners to make their homes more energy efficient and comfortable. This program includes three offers for Campbell River residents:

  • Home Energy Evaluation Subsidy
  • Oil to Heat Pump Top-Up Incentive
  • Municipal Partner Offer

Due to program popularity, the Home Energy Evaluation subsidies were exhausted. As a result, the City of Campbell River has made more of these $250 rebates available.

This program is a continuation of Power Down Campbell River that ran in 2013 as a home energy conservation video challenge between five families, with the winning family receiving $1,500 for energy-efficiency renovations. More information on the first phase of Power Down Campbell River is available at the bottom of this webpage.

BC Energy Coach

If you have questions about home energy improvement rebate programs, upgrade options, EnerGuide evaluations and more, you can get free, unbiased, advice from BC Home Energy Coach:

www.bcenergycoach.ca , ask@bcenergycoach.ca or 1.844.881.9790

The Rebates

With the exception of the Oil to Heat Pump rebate application deadline of March 31, 2018, rebates must be applied for by December 31, 2017. Number of rebates is limited. Terms and conditions apply. 

Oil to Heat Pump Program  

The Province of BC offers up to $1,700 to homeowners who complete the Oil to Heat Pump Incentive Program. Additionally, City of Campbell River incentives of $1,000 per home are available to qualifying City of Campbell River residents. This program aims to remove dangerous and unhealthy oil tanks in Campbell River. 

For more information

Visit: Oil to Heat Pump - Incentive Deals

Email: info@oiltoheatpump.ca

Call:  1-877-545-6247

To register:

Visit: Oil to Heat Pump or call 1-877-545-6247

Home Renovation Rebate Program - Municipal Partner Offer

The limited-time Municipal Partner Offer is available to eligible residents living in the City of Campbell River and is provided in partnership by the City of Campbell River, BC Hydro, and FortisBC.

The Municipal Partner Offer includes a $500 Campbell River top-up rebate to the $750 Home Renovation Rebate Bonus Offer, a phone support hotline to answer homeowner questions, as well as optional energy coaching to guide participants through their home energy improvement and rebate application process. For oil heated homes, the Municipal Partner Offer will provide access to existing insulation and draft-proofing rebates, the Bonus Offer, and the Bonus Offer rebate top-up. 


Step 1: Register Online 

Step 2: After your registration is accepted, receive further instructions and a promotional code to access the rebate top-ups

Step 3: Complete your upgrades with advice from an energy coach

Step 4: Apply for rebates using your promotional code

Rebates are available on the following energy efficient renovations: 

  • Insulation - Up to $3,250
  • Natural gas water heaters- Up to $1,000
  • Air Source Heat Pump - $800
  • Draft-proofing- Up to $500
  • EnerChoice fireplaces- $300
  • Energy Coaching Home Evaluation Rebate - $150
  • Ventilation Fans - Up to $50
  • $1,250 Bonus for completing three or more eligible upgrades

Learn more about the Municipal Partner Offer

Visit: bchydro.com/municipaloffer , call the BC Home Energy Coach at 1-844-881-9790 or e-mail ask@bcenergycoach.ca


Benefits to Program

  • Substantial rebates to help offset renovation costs
  • Savings on energy bills
  • Understand which renovations you would benefit from most
  • More comfortable, healthier home
  • Reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions
  • Potentially increase home value


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