Grant Name: Project Incentives – Transmission







Program funding covers design, equipment, installation, disposal, and taxes. The maximum incentive is calculated based on the amount of electricity that a project will save over its projected lifetime (to a maximum 10 year lifespan), at a base rate of $45/MWh. BC Hydro will pay up to 90 percent of the incentive during the implementation process, with the rest paid after verification of energy savings.


·         You’re participating in a strategic energy management offer or new plant design.

·         You’re a transmission service rate customer.

·         Your project or group of projects will save at least 50 megawatt-hours per year.

·         Your project is a hard-wired facility upgrade with an expected lifespan of five years or more.

·         Your site has been operational for a minimum of six months prior to application.

How to Apply?

Email for details on how to apply.

Funding Amount

  • 75% of the project costs
  • The total lifespan electricity savings multiplied by the eligible incentive rate.
  • Up to a maximum of $1 million

Contact Information

604 522 4713 – Lower Mainland

1 866 522 4713 – Elsewhere in B.C.

Processing Fee



British Columbia


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