Residential Property

Lighting

A brighter future for your home

Decrease your home’s electricity usage by upgrading your lighting fixtures. It’s a bright idea! Choose from a wide range of energy-efficient fixture options. Lighting upgrades are now more affordable with the flexible financing of CEIP.

The following are eligible CEIP upgrades:

Indoor lighting control

Upgrade ID: R-L-001

Eligible Upgrade Description

  • Lighting controls use motion and daylight sensing to control indoor lighting. Multiple fixtures may be controlled through one sensor or each fixture may have its own. These sensors are an effective way to control lighting use in low occupancy areas.

Effective Useful Life: 10 years

Eligibility Requirements

  • Lighting controls including timers, occupancy, and daylight sensors with “manual on override” are not eligible.
  • Must have a manufacturer’s warranty for a period consistent with the industry standard and not less than one year.
  • Must have a warranty provided by the Qualified Contractor for defects in materials and labour for a period of not less than one year.

Supporting documents required for Project Application Form

  • A contractor quote itemizing the control type to be installed, quantity, watts controlled, equipment make and model number(s), and costs of equipment and installation.
  • Equipment specification sheet(s) confirming equipment details.

Supporting documents required for Completion Form

  • A contractor invoice itemizing the control type installed, quantity, watts controlled, equipment makes and model number(s), installation date, and costs of equipment and installation.
  • Photo(s) of the controls installed on the property.
Lighting fixture

Upgrade ID: R-L-002

  • Eligible lighting fixtures are permanently installed and hardwired LED lighting fixture including downlight, track, ceiling and wall-mounted, or porchlight fixtures.

Effective Useful Life: 15 years

Eligibility Requirements

  • The LED lighting fixture must be ENERGY STAR certified to the most recently published version. Plug-in fixtures such as table lamps and floor lamps are not eligible.
  • Must have a manufacturer’s warranty for a period consistent with the industry standard and not less than one year.
  • Must have a warranty provided by the Qualified Contractor for defects in materials and labour for a period of not less than one year.

Supporting documents required for Project Application Form

  • A contractor quote itemizing the fixture type to be installed, quantity, watts of the existing and new fixtures, equipment make and model number(s), and costs of equipment and installation.
  • Equipment specification sheet(s) confirming equipment details and ENERGY STAR certification.

Supporting documents required for Upgrade Completion Form

  • A contractor invoice itemizing the fixture type installed, quantity, watts of the previous and newly installed fixtures, equipment makes and model number(s), installation date, and costs of equipment and installation.
  • Photo(s) of the fixtures installed on the property.

How to Apply

  1. Check if your municipality is participating
  2. Review your municipality’s terms and conditions.
  3. If eligible, submit a pre-qualification form.

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