Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2013
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.

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