Model developed


Energy Modelling Initiative
Éloïse Edom


EI2 – ThermalComfortResidential model is designed to estimate the province-wide and territory-wide economic impacts associated with providing thermal comfort services in the residential sector in Canada. Default data based on industry average are included in the model, which can be used to perform a generic impact analysis.

This model was developed within the framework of the EI2 modelling project.


Employment and economic impact analysis of thermal comfort services


Provincial and territorial decision-makers, public utility commissions, potential project owners, developers, and others interested in analyzing the economic impacts associated with new or existing power plants, energy services or other projects

Key Inputs
Project descriptive information (size, location, …)
Costs ( construction, and O&M)

Local share of expenditure

Key Outputs

Number of jobs

Direct, indirect, induced economic impacts on earnings, output, GDP