Energy & Household Trends

Scotiabank Report: Rising energy prices squeeze household budgets

This Special Report from Scotiabank illustrates extremely well the need for more energy efficient home design and construction:

Rising energy prices are eroding the purchasing power of Canadian
households. The average cost of energy products and other utilities used
in household operations and motor vehicle transportation has risen
roughly 5% this year. The increase has been broadly based,
encompassing gasoline, fuel oil, natural gas, electricity and water.

Download the full report right here.

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