Changes to the Customized Option of the Industrial Systems Program, including the former Retrofit and New Plant, Expansion or Addition of Production Line Components

The Industrial Systems Program was amended on November 19, 2018.

If you took steps to join the Program before November 19, 2018, please read the information below to learn about your options.

Select the situation that applies to your project.

You started work if you issued your first purchase order or signed your first service contract related to the project.

You have two options.

  1. Submit your project under the Efficient Solutions Program.

    If the measures in your project are predefined in the OSE calculation tool [EXE 11.4 Mb - in French only] for the Simplified Option under the Efficient Solutions Program, you can submit your project under that option. Your project will be cancelled under the Catered Projects Component and registered under the Simplified Option. A new project number will be assigned.

    The project shall be subject to the requirements of the Participant’s Guide in effect on November 19, 2018.

    Take advantage of all the eligible measures and a streamlined procedure!

    • Fewer forms to fill in
    • Fewer steps to follow
    • No energy simulation to submit
    • No measurement plan to carry out
    • Only one file to submit, containing both technical and administrative information
  2. Submit your project under the Catered Projects Component of the Industrial Systems Program, as planned.

    If your project isn’t eligible for the Simplified Option, you must submit it under the Catered Projects Component of the Industrial Systems Program.

    The terms and conditions applicable to the project are those set out in the Participant’s Guide in effect when you submitted your project proposal that meets program requirements.

  1. a) If the measures in your project are predefined in the OSE calculation tool [EXE 11.4 Mb - in French only] for the Simplified Option under the Efficient Solutions Program, you can submit your project under that option. Your project will be cancelled under the Catered Projects Component and registered under the Simplified Option. A new project number will be assigned.

    Take advantage of all the eligible measures and a streamlined procedure!

    • Fewer forms to fill in
    • Fewer steps to follow
    • No energy simulation to submit
    • No measurement plan to carry out
    • Only one file to submit, containing both technical and administrative information

    b) Submit your project under the Catered Projects Component of the Industrial Systems Program, as planned. The terms and conditions applicable to the project are those set out in the Participant’s Guide in effect when you submitted your project proposal that meets program requirements.

  2. However, if the measures are not predefined in the OSE calculation tool, you have two options.

    a) Submit your project under the Customized Option if it meets the stipulated requirements, subject to approval by Hydro-Québec.

    If eligible, your project will be cancelled under the Catered Projects Component and registered under the Customized Option.

    The project shall be subject to the requirements of the Participant’s Guide in effect on November 19, 2018.

    Submit your project to Hydro-Québec right away to make sure it qualifies.

    b) Submit your project under the Catered Projects Component of the Industrial Systems Program, as planned.

    The terms and conditions applicable to the project are those set out in the Participant’s Guide in effect when you submitted your project proposal that meets program requirements.

Your project doesn’t qualify for any program.

  1. The project may qualify for the Simplified Option under the Efficient Solutions Program, if the targeted measures are predefined in the OSE calculation tool [EXE 11.4 Mb - in French only].

  2. The project may qualify for the Customized Option under the Efficient Solutions Program if it meets the requirements in effect on November 19, 2018. Submit your project to Hydro-Québec right away to make sure it qualifies.

    If it does, Hydro-Québec may ask you for paperwork explaining the reason for the start date.

Previous program terms and conditions

The project shall be subject to the terms and conditions of the Participant’s Guide in effect on the date the Proposal is submitted, provided that it meets Program requirements.

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