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Financial Assistance on Electricity Management Systems — Industrial Systems program

Financial Assistance

Obtain financial assistance for implementing an electricity management system (EMS) at your plant. Install equipment that measures the real-time consumption of the main processes, systems and equipment.

By adopting sound management practices, you can continuously improve your efficiency and save energy and money.

An Electricity Management System (EMS) ensures methodical management of energy with a view to improving energy performance.

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EMS explained by two experts (in French only).

Financial assistance

Basic service

Per site or per service contract

  • 50% of eligible purchase and installation costs of continuous measuring equipment, up to $75,000
  • 50% of development and implementation costs of electricity management system (measurements for at least one year), up to $75,000
  • Cumulative maximum since May 1, 2015: $150,000 (excluding additional amount)

Another 1¢/kWh in eligible annual savings conditional upon the implementation of eligible energy efficiency measures, as defined in the Participant’s Guide; the measures must be associated with an electricity management systems project.

If you are eligible, you may obtain financial assistance, provided you inform Hydro-Québec of the recommendations implemented after the project is carried out.

Additional services

For buildings for which Rate L is payable, additional new financial assistance may be offered, with some conditions. If you are eligible, you can indicate your interest in receiving such services in the project proposal form.



Implement an electricity management system consisting in a series of organizational, technical and behavioral measures that are ingrained in the corporate culture and result from the joint efforts of management and employees.


  • New ways to achieve potentially recurring electricity savings using operational controls
  • Faster payback
  • Prioritized actions
  • Enhanced operational measures requiring little or no investment

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