NEW Small Business Lighting

A bright way to cut costs. Save up to 75% on lighting-related energy costs with the help of our new small business rebate program

Upgrade to energy-efficient LED lighting with our new Small Business Lighting rebate program.

If you qualify, this turnkey program offers a free lighting assessment and rebates to offset the cost of the new lighting. The older your lighting and the longer your operating hours, the more an upgrade can save your business.

  • LEDs use up to 75% less energy - so you'll save on ongoing electricity costs
  • LEDs last up to 25x longer - so you'll save on maintenance costs too
  • Now available in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and attractive colours, from warm yellows to bright whites that mimic daylight, LEDs can enhance the experience of customers and staff
  • LEDs are durable so they won't shatter and create a safety hazard
See if you qualify

Do you see any of these old energy guzzlers in your business? If so, you're likely a good candidate for this program!

Incandescent bulb

or halogen

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Potlights illustration


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High bay lighting

Fluorescent tubes

Fluorescent tubes

Does your business qualify?


Is your annual electricity demand under 100kW?

You're eligible!


Did you participate in a previous lighting program such as the 2007-2010 Power Savings Blitz or the 2011-2015 Small Business Lighting Program?

You're eligible again!

Take a short quiz to see if you qualify!

How high-efficiency lighting can enhance your business

Long Lake Diner
Image of four friends dining

(Luanne leases space but has the owner's permission)

Electricity cost savings: $2,554/year*

Rebate†: $2,000

Lighting Hours:
Open 7 days a week
Lights on 5,000 hours/year

70 halogen and incandescent lamps → 70 LED lamps

Customer paid: $0

Barry's Auto Body
Man working in an auto shop

(Barry owns the building)

Electricity cost savings: $1,370/year*

Rebate†: $2,000

Lighting Hours:
Open 6 days a week
Lights on 4,000 hours/year

24 metal halides, wall packs and T8s → 24 LED lamps

Customer paid: $1,230

*Based on $0.15/kWh

†Rate maximized based on the kWh saved.

Please note: examples are for illustration purposes only.

We take care of all the details so you can start saving sooner:

Free onsite lighting assessment
by a qualified energy expert

Free estimate
showing potential energy savings, payback and rebates

Turnkey installation
by a licensed electrician (as required)

Up to $2,000 in rebates,
based on kWh savings; includes labour and materials

Additional rebates
may be available for projects over $2,000

Here's how high-quality lighting can benefit your business

Restaurants, bars, cafes

Increase comfort
With less harsh, more natural-looking hues, new lighting helps create the right atmosphere and mood; relaxed customers tend to stay longer, spend more money and return more frequently.

Retail stores

Boost sales
More inviting light in key sales areas can help entice customers to make purchases.


Enhance safety
Shadow-free LEDs offer more uniform light, greater visibility and increased security.


Showcase product better
Newer lights can more accurately render true colour and vibrancy.

Medical offices

Work with greater ease
A positive, productive environment starts with proper lighting.

Grocery and convenience stores

Eliminate hot spots
High-efficiency LEDs run much cooler than traditional lights which can also reduce air conditioning costs.

Indoor sports facilities

Spend less time changing bulbs
The 50,000-hour average rated-life of many new lighting products means far less maintenance.

Beauty salons

Increase foot traffic
Draw more passersby with attractive window displays and signage.

Think LEDs for:

  • Exit signs
  • Exterior lighting
  • Outdoor signage
  • Dressing rooms
  • Dining areas
  • Lobbies
  • Downlights
  • Food and retail displays
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