Program Details

Power Smart for New Homes

Objectives and Description:

Power Smart for New Homes gives builders flexibility to choose the approach that best fits their preferences and processes when building the next generation of energy efficient homes. Under Option 1 - Prescriptive Path, 14 individual energy saving upgrades are incorporated into the home. Under Option 2 - High Performance Path, integrated design allows the builder the flexibility to choose the strategy best suited to building a high performance home. Performance homes often include innovative designs and technologies such as solar panels, air source heat pumps, and super-insulated walls, for example.

Type of Program:

  • Energy Management and Monitoring
  • Retrofit


  • Residential
Date of Update: 02-11-2017

For more information contact:

Manitoba Hydro

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