Meet your budget requirements by opting for the most economical energy. Natural gas equipment is the smart, responsible choice.
Be the head of the class by ensuring optimal comfort for staff and students on your premises. Cleaner than fuel oil equipment, natural gas powered equipment outperforms other energy sources and often provides a rapid return on investment.
Per square metre, natural gas is our least expensive and most efficient energy source.
Roger Lemieux, Facilities Coordinator for the Commission scolaire des Premières-Seigneuries
Chart comparing annual energy costs1 equivalent to 41,500 m3 (100% heating).
Get more information about equipment that will make all the difference in your hallways, gyms, offices and classrooms. You can better control costs and focus your dollars on training the next generation.
Several educational institutions have decided to choose natural gas as an energy source to reduce their energy costs and reinvest the money saved to improve their competitiveness.
The Commission scolaire des Premières-Seigneuries (CSPS) has 74 schools, training centres and administrative buildings in the Québec City region. Over the years, the school board has benefited from Énergir incentives to convert some 20 buildings to natural gas and, as a result, has been saving money since 1990. Moreover, students are proud to attend a school that is doing its part for the environment.
1 According to the prices in effect from March 1, 2019 to February 29, 2020. Based on Énergir rates and those of Hydro-Québec approved by the Régie de l’énergie; takes into account base electric consumption and rack price of oil with 2% sulfur including, in particular, transport, distribution and CATS.
* Certain conditions apply. Grant amounts will vary, depending on the equipment installed and the building’s characteristics. Only buildings within proximity of the natural gas network are eligible for the grant. . To benefit from the grant, you must submit a signed contract for the distribution and sale of natural gas to the contractor in charge of the work or to the Énergir representative. Grants will only be paid once the natural gas equipment is installed. A five-year natural gas supply contract is required. The eligibility criteria are listed in the Consumption Rebate Program guide approved by the Régie de l’énergie, a copy of which may be obtained on request. Grant amounts must not exceed eligible expenses. Program conditions and grant amounts may also be subject to change without prior notice.