|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Policy Support>Strategic planning|
|Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:||Commercial/Industrial Equipment, Other|
|Agency:||Government of Alberta: Irrigation and Farm Water Division|
|Funding:||Approximately $500,000/year Individual Funding: 40% of eligible costs with maximum of $5000 per producer|
|Energy Efficiency Description:|
Growing Forward 2 is a federal-provincial-territorial partnership with a mandate to drive an innovative, competitive and profitable Canadian agriculture and agri-food sector. The Irrigation Efficiency Program is part of the policy framework and helps producers invest in new or upgraded low-pressure centre pivot irrigation equipment for their operations, improving the efficiency of energy and water use on Alberta farms. The program gives a rebate up to $15,000 for complete replacement of high-pressure centre pivot system or gravity or sidewheel irrigation system with low-pressure centre pivot systm. Also give rebate up to 40% (up to $5,000) of costs of other approved equipment upgrades.
Last modified: Thu, 13 Jul 2017 17:04:17 CEST