Streamlined Ag Efficiency Program

SDG&E’s Streamlined Ag Efficiency Program

“If you’re not taking advantage of the programs then you’re throwing money away.
The programs allow us to work more efficiently with energy and be more competitive.”

Tony G., Owner- Olive Hill Nursery (left in picture)

Agriculture in our  community is not only  important, but necessary.

San Diego Gas and Electric’s Streamlined Ag Efficiency program can help you take advantage of available incentives and rebates for energy-efficiency improvements. SDG&E’s authorized trade professional, Cascade Energy, has over 20 years experience helping farmers and growers become more energy efficient.  By participating in the Program customers can:

  • Receive cash incentives and rebates for more efficient equipment
  • Save on energy, natural gas, and water
  • Get no-cost engineering recommendations and analysis to estimate savings and payback

Who is eligible to participate?

Eligibility is limited to SDG&E customers on the agricultural rate. Agribusiness customers most likely to qualify are (see the complete list of eligible industry groups):

  • Farmers producing oil seeds, grains, vegetables, fruits, trees, cattle, hogs/pigs, sheep, goats, poultry/eggs, and other crop farming or animal production
  • Agribusiness customers involved in animal aquaculture
  • Agribusiness customers involved in support activities for crop production, animal production and forestry

Measures to help you save

The following are a few areas where customers can install measures and receive a rebate or incentive.

  • Irrigation pump variable frequency drives
  • Adaptive refrigeration controls
  • Cold storage fast-acting doors
  • Ventilation fan motors and controls
  • Greenhouse heat curtains and controls

Start saving today

For full list of measures or to learn more about the program please:

  • Complete list of eligible industry groups

    The following are based on the NAICS industry groupings. Customers that fall into one of the following NAICS groups may be eligible to received rebates and incentives when they participate in the Ag Efficiency Program.

    1111 Oilseed and Grain Farming

    1112 Vegetable and Melon Farming

    1113 Fruit and Tree Nut Farming

    1114 Greenhouse, Nursery, and Floriculture Production 1119 Other Crop Farming

    1121 Cattle Ranching and Farming

    1112 Hog and Pig Farming

    1123 Poultry and Egg Production

    1124 Sheep and Goat Farming

    1125 Animal Aquaculture

    1129 Other Animal Production

    1151 Support Activities for Crop Production

    1152 Support Activities for Animal Production

    1153 Support Activities for Forestry