Energy Efficiency Upgrades for Agriculture Businesses

Thanks to abundant land and the innovative and entrepreneurial nature of its farming industry, California enjoys the most successful* agricultural economy in the country. New developments in energy-efficient equipment and technology may help the industry expand even further.

SoCalGas provides the Agriculture Energy Efficiency (AgEE) Program to help growers and producers incorporate energy-efficient equipment and technology at their facilities. Making energy efficiency improvements helps conserve natural gas and may lead to:

  • Reduced overhead and operating costs
  • Increased production and profits
  • Reduced maintenance time and associated costs

The energy efficiency improvements offered through AgEE are most applicable for customers engaged in the following types of agribusiness:

We simplify participation by providing a team of agriculture energy efficiency experts who will help you throughout your experience, including helping you complete and submit your rebate application. Follow the steps below to get started with improving your facilities.

  • Contact us to confirm participation eligibility.
  • Work with an Agriculture Energy Efficiency (AgEE) account manager in your area to determine the right equipment upgrades for your facilities.
  • Install your new equipment with the trade professional* of your choice.
  • Submit your rebate application and complete verification requirements.
  • Receive your rebate and the benefits of your new energy-efficient equipment.

What We Offer

  • Technical support from our team of agriculture energy efficiency experts
  • Monetary rebates for qualifying upgrades 
  • Access to potential grant funding and financing options

*California Department of Food and Agriculture, California Agricultural Statistics Review 2019-2020