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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).

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

Historical 5-year (Excel)

 

"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."

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 Gaz Métro 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 Gaz Métro grants and rebates. One more reason to switch to blue!²

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Residential customers

Up to $1,800 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 According to the prices in effect from October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017. Based on Gaz Métro 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.
* Source : U.S. Energy Information Administration.

 ² IMPORTANT In order to qualify for this grant, you must contractually commit with Gaz Métro or a Gaz Métro Authorized Partner prior to your appliances’ installation. The total grant amount must not exceed admissible amounts. Some restrictions apply. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice. Offer subject to change without prior notice. Certain conditions apply. 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. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice.

³ Discount only applicable during the conversion to a natural gas central heating appliance. Additional discounts are available on the installation of multiple natural gas appliances. Enjoy our many savings! These discounts are available only to homeowners with central heating appliances. These programs are offered exclusively to residents whose homes are on the existing Gaz Métro natural gas network and not part of a new housing construction project supplied by Gaz Métro. Dual energy heating systems are not eligible for financial aids. The discounts cannot be combined with any other Gaz Métro promotion and may be subject to credit approval and eligibility for a natural gas consumption discount program and the energy efficiency program. These discounts do not apply to those building their own homes. The discounts are applied directly to the installation invoice. A financial contribution for the connection of your home to the natural gas distribution network is required and will be invoiced in the form of interest-free instalments of 12,50 $ (before taxes) for the next 24 months. Rebate equivalent to one year of FREE heating = This amount will be credited to you on your installation bill.The rebate is equivalent to approximtely one year of heating for a 1,700 sq ft house (1983 insulation norms) based on an average of prices in effect during the last 12 months. This amount may vary depending on equipment installed and other factors. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice. In order to qualify for this grant, you must contractually commit with Gaz Métro or a Gaz Métro Authorized Partner prior to your appliances’ installation. 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.