Xcel Energy - Farm Rewiring Grants (Wisconsin)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Wisconsin

Name Xcel Energy - Farm Rewiring Grants
Incentive Type Utility Grant Program
Applicable Sector Agricultural
Eligible Technologies Agricultural Equipment
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount 100% of the first $1,000 of expenses

50% of the remaining cost

Equipment Requirements Pre-approval required by Engineering Technician

Maximum Incentive Maximum grant of $10,000

Can be combined with Farm Rewiring Loan Program, for up to $33,000 in assistance

Program Administrator Xcel Energy
Website http://www.xcelenergy.com/Save_Money_&_Energy/For_Your_Business/Additional_Programs/Farm_Rewiring_-_WI

References DSIRE[1]


Xcel Energy provides an incentive to help its agricultural customers install safer and more energy efficient electrical wiring. Xcel will cover 100% of the first $1,000 of expenses, and 50% of the remaining costs up to $10,000. Projects must be pre-approved by an Engineering Technician to qualify for funding. Participant must be an Xcel Energy electric agricultural customer in Wisconsin with an active livestock farm approved by Xcel. This incentive may be combined with a similar rewiring loan program offered by the utility. Contact Xcel for additional information on this program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Xcel Energy
Department Business Solutions Center
Address 1414 W. Hamilton Ave
Address 2 P.O. Box 8
Place Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Zip/Postal Code 54702
Phone (800) 481-4700
Phone 2 (800) 895-4999

Website http://www.xcelenergy.com

  • 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)"