Win one of four prizes of $2,000 towards your installed cost of a heat pump or one of four prizes of $750 toward the installed cost of an electric water heater, brought to you by Nova Scotia Power.


If you have installed a heat pump or electric water heater using one of our participating contractors between the dates of March 1, 2018 – April 30, 2018, submit your name and information on our website at www.nspower.ca/earlybird. You will be asked to answer a few questions including your email address and postal code. This information will be used by Nova Scotia Power to (i) contact a participant by email or phone number if his or her entry is selected, and (ii) contact a participant by email if they have opted in to receive further information on heat pumps or other electric solutions, and other promotions.

Once entered, your name will be entered into a random draw for a chance to win one of four prizes of $2,000 towards your installed cost of a heat pump, or one of four prizes of $750 toward your installed electric water heater.

The prizes will be awarded after the selected participant correctly answers a skill testing question.


This contest is open to Nova Scotia residents. Entries must be submitted through www.nspower.ca/earlybird.

The following persons are not eligible to enter the contest:
– Individuals who are not residents of Nova Scotia.

Entries with incomplete information will be disqualified. Any attempt or suspected attempt to enter this contest in a way not authorized by these rules will result in disqualification.


To obtain entry into the contest and/or a copy of the official rules, please send a FREE EARLY BRRRRR’D ENTRY request in writing to: Early Brrrrr’d Giveaway Contest Entry & Rules (Customer Solutions), P.O. Box 910, Halifax, NS B3J 2W5.

All requests for a FREE EARLY BRRRRR’D ENTRY must be postmarked by April 30, 2018 and received by May 7, 2018. Limit of one FREE EARLY BRRRRR’D ENTRY request per envelope with sufficient postage. No mechanical reproductions of requests permitted. All FREE EARLY BRRRRR’D ENTRY requests must include a postage-paid, self-addressed envelope.


The contest winners will be chosen on May 15, 2018.

Winners will be selected at random from all valid entries received during the contest period until April 30, 2018. The draws will take place at Nova Scotia Power’s head office, located at 1223 Lower Water Street in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia Power will notify the winners by telephone or email sent to the address provided on the contest entry. Before a prize is awarded, the eligible participant must correctly answer without assistance a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question, chosen by Nova Scotia Power and administered in person or by telephone. If an entry drawn for the prize is subsequently disqualified or otherwise determined to be ineligible, another entry will be drawn and will be eligible to win the prize.

By accepting the contest prize, the winner authorizes Nova Scotia Power and participating sponsors to use publicly the winner’s name, city of residence and photograph, for promotional purposes.

Prize: One (1) of four (4) grand prizes of $2,000 towards your installed cost of a heat pump or one (1) of four (4) grand prizes of $750 towards the installed cost of an electric water heater.


Each winner will be mailed a cheque by his or her installing contractor for the value of the prize won.


To be declared a winner, the selected participant must provide proof of identification and proof of the cost of the installation of either their heat pump or electric water heater and meet all contest rules and requirements.

The participant’s name, postal code, and email address must be complete to be considered an eligible entry. Though reasonable efforts will be made to correctly identify and contact the selected participant, Nova Scotia Power reserves the right to disqualify any selected entry or participant on the basis that the entry is illegible, not eligible or that a Nova Scotia Power representative is otherwise unable to contact or locate the selected participant, or that the selected participant does not meet all contest rules and requirements.

The selected participant must accept the prize as awarded and cannot assign the prize.

The chance of being selected in the draw is dependent upon the number of entries received by Nova Scotia Power for the draw through the contest website.

All entries become the property of Nova Scotia Power and will not be acknowledged or returned. Entries that have been obtained or made through fraudulent means will be disqualified. Nova Scotia Power will not be responsible for entries lost, misdirected or delayed for any reason whatsoever.

By entering this contest, participants agree to release and hold harmless Nova Scotia Power, the sponsor, and their shareholders, directors, officers, employees and agents from any claim, loss, expense or other liability arising from participation in this contest or the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.

Decisions of Nova Scotia Power with respect to this contest are final on all matters of fact, interpretation, eligibility and procedure.

Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded.


Nova Scotia Power and/or sponsors reserve the right to modify or cancel this contest at any time without notice to the participants.

For more information regarding this contest, please contact Judy@NSPower.ca.