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Natural gas is cheaper than electricity and fuel-oil

Less costly than electricity or heavy fuel oil, natural gas reduces your energy costs of up to 40%, freeing you up to invest more in your business. And not only is it more economical, it’s also more efficient.
Chart comparing annual energy costs1 equivalent to 5,143 m3 (100% heating).

Don't wait for your equipment to break down

It’s less complicated than you think to convert or adapt your equipment. After verifying whether you have access to the natural gas network, a Énergir Authorized Partner will meet with you to ascertain your needs, free of charge, with no obligations. He will explain the solutions available to you.

Start saving today by choosing natural gas

Energy is a major factor in a company’s operating costs, and lowering your energy bill can have a huge impact on your bottom line. In addition to seeing your monthly energy costs decrease, you can take advantage of Énergir grants and rebates. One more reason to switch to blue!²

"It's a bumpy road ahead for competitors who're still using oil!"

A major competitive advantage

"In our business, costs are the key to staying competitive," added Roy. "The price of vehicles is about the same everywhere, so profitability comes from decreasing management costs. Reducing our heating bill is essential because it gives us the financial margin to be more aggressive in the market."

A stable long-term price

In addition to energy bills reduction, the financial markets agree* that its price will stay low for the next 10 years.1

Natural gas supply price historical - 5 years (Excel)

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Residential customers

Up to $1,200 in grants

When converting your home to natural gas, you may qualify for grants that will reduce the purchase and installation costs of your new appliances. All the more reason to switch to blue!³
1. The rebates are applicable to businesses located on the Énergir gas network and equipped with central heating appliances, provided that they do not have a heat pump or dual-energy heating system. The amount of financial assistance is based on expected natural gas consumption, the type of appliance to be installed and the total amount of the investment. The 15% total corresponds to a potential customer who installs a natural gas warm-air furnace with a capacity of 10,000 m3. The rebates are subject to credit approval and eligibility for the natural gas Consumption Rebate Program and the Energy Efficiency Program. The terms and conditions of the program and the amounts of financial assistance are subject to change without notice. A five-year natural gas supply contract is required. Other conditions may apply. The financial assistance will only be paid once the natural gas appliance(s) is(are) installed. 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.

2. The rebates are applicable to businesses located on the Énergir gas network and equipped with oil-fired central heating appliances, provided that they do not have a heat pump or dual-energy heating system and that the expected new natural gas appliance consumption is at least of 3,600m3 of natural gas. Other conditions may apply. The terms and conditions of the program and the amounts of financial assistance are subject to change without notice. To benefit from this grant, you must sign a contract with Énergir or an Énergir Natural Gas Certified Partner first.

1-2: The cost to switch to natural gas includes a basic connection charge of $300. An additional cost may apply if an extension to the natural gas network is needed, plus an additional contribution based on the expected consumption of natural gas. 

3. According to the prices in effect from November 1, 2019 to October 31, 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.

1 The offer is available from August 23, 2019 to September 30, 2019. Conditions apply. Only buildings within proximity of the natural gas network are eligible for the grant. To take advantage of the offer, a signed agreement must be submitted prior to the high efficiency appliances’ installation to the contractor in charge of the work or an Énergir representative. The amount of the grants may vary depending on the equipment installed and the building’s characteristics. The amount of financial incentive is determined according to the expected consumption of natural gas, the type of equipment to be installed and the total investment. Signing of a 5 year natural gas contract is required. Eligibility criteria are foreseen in the texts of the Rebate Consumption Program approved by the Régie de l'énergie and a copy can be transmitted on request. The total grant amount must not exceed admissible amounts. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice.