Appendix 3: Point system

Applicant Type Local Participation Level Points
Local Community with minimum 15% equity Project includes 50 or more property owners who live in the municipality where the project is located 3
Aboriginal with minimum 15% equity N/A 3
Public Schools, Colleges, Universities, Hospitals & Long-Term Care Facilities with minimum 15% equity or project host N/A 2
Other participants N/A 0
Additional Points
Municipal Council Support Resolution 2
Aboriginal Community Support Resolution 2
Project Readiness 2
System Benefit (water and bioenergy) 1

Note: All projects should have a minimum of 1 point to be eligible for contract.