Energy Conservation Assistance Program

The Energy Conservation Assistance Program (ECAP) is a collaborative FortisBC and BC Hydro program for income-qualified individuals and families in BC to improve energy efficiency and reduce energy costs.

You could receive a free home energy evaluation and free retrofits which include:
• LED light bulbs
• Efficient shower head
• Weather stripping

You could also be eligible for:
• An Energy Star refrigerator
• Attic, wall and/or crawlspace insulation
• A high-efficiency furnace or furnace rebate

Eligibility Requirements:
1. Be a BC Hydro customer
2. Live in a detached house, duplex, or townhouse
3. Have a combined household income* that does not exceed the income amounts listed here:

Household SizeMaximum Household Income
1 person $34,400
2 persons$42,800
3 persons$52,600
4 persons$63,800
5 persons$72,400
6 persons$81,700
7 or more persons$90,900

*Combined household income refers to the combined income of all people living in the home who are over the age of 18. 

Note: Both home owners and renters are eligible (a landlord consent form is required). 

How to apply:
Call 1-800-224-9376 or visit the FortisBC ECAP website. Use promo code KAMECAP21 when applying. An ECAP program representative will determine which energy-efficiency upgrades your home is eligible for.