8. For the purposes of the comprehensive plan, the electric power distributor and natural gas distributors must establish energy efficiency programs or any other measures to promote more efficient energy use and innovation in the energy sector, in accordance with the policy directions and priorities established by the Minister.
A program or measure must include a description of the actions to be carried out, the cost of those actions and a time frame for their achievement.
By the date set by the Minister, each distributor must send to the Minister a description of its programs and measures for each form of energy and sector of activity.
The electric power distributor must also send to the Minister a list of the energy efficiency projects it has chosen in the course of the year by means of the tender solicitation procedure established under section 74.1 of the Act respecting the Régie de l’énergie (chapter R-6.01).
2011, c. 16, Sch. II, s. 8.