Modesto Irrigation District - Commercial New Construction Rebate Program (California)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place California

Name Modesto Irrigation District - Commercial New Construction Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Lighting, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Whole Building Approach: $425/kW reduced or $0.08/kWh reduced

Systems Approach (Lighting): $250/kW reduced or $0.04/kWh reduced
Systems Approach (Other-Durable): $500/kW reduced or $0.10/kWh reduced
Systems Approach (Other-Variable): $350/kW reduced or $0.07/kWh reduced

Eligible System Size To be eligible, must be a major remodeling or new construction project that reduces electricity by over 10%, is in use for more than five years, and is completed within a year of submitting the rebate application.
Equipment Requirements Almost any project that involves installation of new high-efficiency equipment in new facilities or

during the major remodel or expansion of existing facilities may be eligible. Details are listed on the program application.

Expiration Date 2013-12-15

Installation Requirements The rebate applicant is responsible for submitting measurement and verification plan.

Maximum Incentive 50% of the incremental cost of the project(s) included in the application.

The maximum annual payment cap is determined per account, by the applicable MID electric rate schedule: $15,000 (GS-1); $25,000 (P-3); $50,000 (GS-2); $125,000 (GS-TOU); $250,000 (GS-3); $500,000 (IC-25).

Program Administrator Energy Management Department

References DSIRE[1]


The MPower Business New Construction Rebate Program is available to commercial, industrial, or agricultural customers that presently or will receive electric service from MID. Accounts billed on FL or SL rate schedules are not eligible for this program. To be eligible for this program, replacement projects must meet the following requirements: reduce electrical energy usage relative to the baseline, operate for a minimum of 5 years after installation, not be completed prior to submitting an application, and be completed within one year of submitting an application with a minimum rebate amount of $250. Customers should choose the rebate amount formula that gives them the greatest value for kW reduction during peak periods and kWh reduction during the first year. Rebates will be paid in one or two installments depending on the performance period. For further program details and instructions on how to apply, customers should download the application form located on the program web site.

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)"