Increase your production capacity by choosing the energy source best suited to industrial applications. Not only is it less expensive than electricity and fuel oil, natural gas is also more powerful.
Keep your industrial production humming with a reliable and consistent energy source. Natural gas gives you better control over your energy costs, allowing you to focus on your production and ability to compete.
We save approximately $100,000 annually by using natural gas, an amount we can reinvest into our plant’s productivity. We have also improved our track record on greenhouse gas emissions since we chose natural gas over fuel oil.
Luc Boivin, General Manager of the Fromagerie Boivin
Chart comparing annual energy costs1 equivalent to 1,000,000 m3 (85% heating, 15% processes).
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Several industrial businesses have decided to choose natural gas as an energy source to reduce their energy costs and reinvest the money saved to improve their competitiveness.
Fromagerie Boivin is a family business founded in 1939 that makes some of Quebecers’ favourite cheeses. When the La Baie factory was consumed by flames in 2011, company directors decided to start fresh.
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.