Modesto Irrigation District - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (California)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place California

Name Modesto Irrigation District - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Custom/Others pending approval, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Equipment Insulation, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motor VFDs, Motors, Refrigerators, Vending Machine Controls, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Personal Computing Equipment, Window Sun Shades, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Lighting and Sensors: Varies, consult program website

Auto Door Closers: $56 - $65/closer
Strip Curtains: $3/sq ft
Plastic Swinging Doors: $4/sq ft
Night Covers: $2.75/ln ft
LED Refrigerated Case Lighting: $11 - $17/ln ft
Door gaskets: $4/ln ft
Ice Machine: $40 - $190
Vending Machine Controllers: $90/controller
Room A/C: $50
Water Heater: $30
Heat Pump Water Heater: $100
Window Film/Screens/Awnings: $1/sq ft
Package Terminal AC/Heat Pump (2 tons or less): $75/unit
Split System/Single-Package AC/Heat Pump (<65K Btu/h): $145 - $500/unit
Split System/Single-Package AC/Heat Pump (>65K Btu/h): $105 - $120/ton
Variable Refrigerant Flow Multi-Split AC/Heat Pump (<300,000 Btu/h): $110 - $125
Variable Frequency Drives: $70/hp
Variable Speed Motor Air Handler System: $50
Pool Filtration Pump: $200
Network PC Management Software: $10/PC

Equipment Requirements Efficiency ratings for each technology vary according to the system size and/or the specific types of similar equipment. All lighting must be inspected prior to implementation.
Expiration Date 2012-12-15

Maximum Incentive Rebate Caps vary according to MID electric rate schedule, they range from $10,000 - $50,000. Cap exemption can be requested.

Program Administrator Energy Management Department

References DSIRE[1]


Modesto Irrigation District’s Commercial Power Saver Rebate Program offers incentives to commercial, industrial, and agricultural customers for the purchase and installation of qualifying energy efficient products. Rebates are available for a wide variety of products, including: lighting, refrigeration, HVAC and air conditioning, high efficiency motors, and window sun shades. Program requirements, including minimum efficiency requirements, are detailed in the MPower Business Rebate Catalog.

The rebate program application can be found on the program web site. Rebates are for purchases made between November 1, 2011 and December 15, 2012 and do not apply to new construction, additions to existing facilities, or reconstruction of existing facilities (MID's New Construction Rebate Program can be found). Qualifying products must be installed before submitting an application. All installations may receive and inspections before and after installation. The application and supporting materials should be returned within 90 days of purchase date. MID's program is extensive and well documented, please review the program's website and supporting documents for specific details and requirement or contact MID directly.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Modesto Irrigation District
Department Energy Management Department
Address 1231 11th Street
Address 2 PO Box 4060
Place Modesto, California
Zip/Postal Code 95352-4060
Phone (800) 304-5373
Phone 2 (209) 526-7339

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"