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Energy Conservation Equipment Exemption Regulations (C.R.C., c. 590)

Regulations are current to 2024-06-19

Energy Conservation Equipment Exemption Regulations

C.R.C., c. 590


Regulations Respecting the Application of Section 9 of Part XVIII of Schedule III to the Excise Tax Act to Energy Conservation Equipment

Short Title

 These Regulations may be cited as the Energy Conservation Equipment Exemption Regulations.


 The following equipment, articles and materials are hereby prescribed, for the purposes of section 9 of Part XVIII of Schedule III to the Excise Tax Act, to be energy conservation equipment:

  • (a) thermal insulation designed for pipes, ducts, boilers, tanks and wrapping materials designed exclusively for use with such insulation;

  • (b) wood-burning stoves, wood-burning stove kits, wood-burning furnaces and wood-burning space heaters other than

    • (i) fireplaces, or

    • (ii) stoves, furnaces or space heaters that burn any oil or gas;

  • (c) [Revoked, SOR/79-716, s. 1]

  • (d) wind deflectors designed to reduce fuel consumption and for installation on motor vehicles and trailers;

  • (e) waterwheels for converting water power to mechanical or electrical energy and pumps and generators specifically designed for use with such waterwheels;

  • (f) loading dock door seals and shelters designed to conserve heated or refrigerated air during loading and unloading; and

  • (g) power factor correction capacitors.

  • SOR/79-21, s. 1
  • SOR/79-716, s. 1

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