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We Energies - Livestock and Dairy Farm Electrical Re-wiring Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/02/2014
Program Overview:
State: Wisconsin
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Agricultural Equipment, Custom/Others pending approval, Electric Re-wiring, ventilation
Applicable Sectors: Agricultural
Amount:Dairy Farm Customers: $1,000 then 50% of remaining costs
All Livestock Farm Customers: 50% total cost
Maximum Incentive:Dairy Farm Customers: $8,500
Livestock Farm Customers: $2,000
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Any We Energies dairy farm customer can apply for assistance with a re-wiring project. We Energies would pay the first $1,000 of the project and 50 percent of remaining costs up to a total grant of $7,500. Qualified dairy farms can also receive up to $20,000 in financing from We Energies at 3% interest to cover the remaining costs. We Energies will also contribute $1,000 for an inspection and pay service inspection fees.

Additionally, any We Energies livestock farm customer, including dairy farmers, can apply for assistance with a re-wiring project through a Focus on Energy rebate program.

  Jason Kollwelter
We Energies
Agricultural Services
1300 Janesville Ave.
Fort Atkinson , WI 53538
Phone: (866) 727-1097
Phone 2: (800) 762-7077
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