Dairy Energy Efficiency Measures and Services Covered

Any qualified project that can demonstrate energy savings potential may be eligible for incentives through the DIRA Program. The DIRA Program offers deemed rebates as described in PG&E Rebate Catalogs, as well as calculated incentives for upgrades that are not addressed through the deemed rebate process. Examples of common energy-saving opportunities for dairies include:

  • Milk cooling system retrofits
  • Heat exchanger upgrades
  • Evaporative cooling integration
  • Ventilation fan or box fan retrofit
  • Lighting system upgrades
  • Integrated system controls
  • Waste and water system optimization
  • Other measures as identified in the project evaluation process, including emerging technologies, retrofit and custom measure opportunities, where savings can be documented

View rebates available for agriculture: Agriculture & Food Processing Rebate Catalog