The City of Hamilton is pleased to offer Energy Depot online tools and resources to help you better understand and manage your home energy use and costs. Energy Depot is your one-stop resource for energy information and it's available FREE! You can use Energy Depot to:
Complete a self-guided Energy Snapshot™ review and receive your personalized online report showing estimates for your energy costs for each energy system and/or appliance in your home.
Learn specific things you can do to control energy consumption in your home and see the potential savings on your energy bills.
Use the appliance calculator to quickly estimate the annual energy use and annual operating costs for all of your home's energy systems and appliances.
Access the comparison tool to compare your existing heating and cooling system and/or water heater to a range of new systems. Or compare two new systems with each other to see which one is right for your home. Determine how soon you might pay for your equipment improvements based on the potential energy savings.
Visit the energy library to better understand your home's energy systems, equipment, and structural components.
See the FAQ section to find answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding home energy use.