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Government Home Energy Retrofit Initiative

We all aspire to be good stewards of the environment. The inconvenient truth is that we can all do better. So, it’s important to be part of the solution and take advantage of climate-friendly government programs. For instance, the Federal Government is making it more convenient for Canadians to make their homes more energy efficient. They’re doing it through their Our Action Starts at Home – Home Energy Retrofit Initiative. The initiative appears to be a win-win situation. As the Government of Canada’s website states, “Buildings, including our homes, account for 17 percent of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions, so helping Canadians make where they live more energy efficient supports our environmental objectives while making homes more comfortable and more affordable to maintain. This will also create good, middle-class jobs in our communities as the energy efficiency sector accounted for more than 436,000 direct jobs in 2018.” Take Advantage of the…