The Natural Gas Technologies Centre (NGTC) is Canada’s leading research and technology organization in the field of natural gas and renewable energy. To date four projects have been funded including: a national pilot in five provinces for condensing gas water heaters; a performance test standards study for mCHP units for home and buildings; a study of technologies to meet the energy needs of natural gas in net zero homes, and; the develop a new test standard for energy efficiency of natural gas water heaters.