Alternative Energy Technologies Program

This program provides funding for renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, wood pellet heating, biofuel/synthetic gas and ground source heat pumps. This funding is available to communities, commercial businesses and NWT residents.

The Alternative Energy Technologies Program funding is split into three sections:

  • the Residential Renewable Energy Fund (RREF): to assist residents,
  • the Business Renewable Energy Fund (BREF): to assist commercial businesses including off-grid lodges and camps,
  • The Community Renewable Energy Program (CREP), download the guidelines below.

CREP - Guidelines

The following information applies to The Residential Renewable Energy Fund (RREF) and The Business Renewable Energy Fund (BREF).

Guidelines for AETP

Application form for AETP

How the AETP Works