Community Energy Systems

Eligible Projects

Projects eligible for Canada Community-Building funding under this category are those that result in the construction, material enhancement or renewal of infrastructure that generates energy or increases energy efficiency.


Eligible projects under this category include (but are not limited to):

  • Designing and constructing district energy systems;
  • Installing solar panels to generate electricity;
  • Constructing a cogeneration plant; and
  • Installing energy-efficient lighting and heating systems.

Investment to date

[Please enable JavaScript to see this information]. Check out our annual reports to learn more about the investment of Canada Community-Building funds.

The figures above include Canada Community-Building investments made by all municipalities - except for the City of Toronto, which reports investments directly to the Government of Canada. Visit Toronto's website to learn more about the City's investments.