Irrigation Motor Rebates

Irrigation Motor Rebate

  • $ 8 / hp for Motor 10 to 500 hp
  • Rebate application must be submitted within 90 days of installation date

Eligibility

Applies to the installation of:

  • All motors for irrigation use or
  • Agricultural, commercial and industrial special purpose motors not covered by the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA) Examples of motors covered and not able to receive rebates include general purpose motors, TEFC, vertical solid shaft.
  • Motors must be 10 to 500 horsepower.
  • Motors must operate at a minimum of 15% load factor or for a minimum of 3 months each year. Motors less than 10 horsepower qualify if the aggregate for a single application, which requires all motors to operate, is at least 10 horsepower and qualify under the above conditions
  • The PVREA member must certify that the motor is new and neither re-wound or moved from another location.
  • Efficiency Standards

    • Efficiency ratings for general purpose motors must conform to NEMA Publication MG 1, revised in 2003. The minimum standards for premium efficiency electric motors are printed in Tables 12-12. The minimum standards for premium efficiency special purpose motors, i.e. vertical hollow shaft and submersible, are printed in the Special Purpose Motor Table.

Special Purpose Motor Table

MINIMUM EFFICIENCY STANDARDS FOR 10 TO 500 HP MOTORS USED IN IRRIGATION OR NOT COVERED BY EISA 2007 Example: Vertical Hollow Shaft Motors

HP 1800 RPM 
% Nominal
Efficiency
10 88.5
15 91.0
20 91.0
25 91.7
30 92.4
40 93.0
50 93.0
60 93.6
75 94.1
100 94.1
125 94.5
150 95.0
200 95.0
250 95.4
300 95.4
350 96.2
400 96.2
450 96.2
500 95.0

 

 

Mail-in Printable Rebate Form

Please mail in the documents required along with your rebate forms to:

Poudre Valley REA
Attn: Rebates
PO Box 272550
Fort Collins, CO 80527

or via email to rebates@pvrea.com

Electronic Rebate Form

 


Rebate for Motor - Wiring Assistance 

  • $1.50/hp if the motor replaces a fossil-fueled engine, or is a new installation 
  • Capped at $1,500 
  • Irrigation Motor Load Control Applies only to irrigation pump motors used for: fossil-fuel to electric conversions, new wells, or existing wells not previously controlled. 
  • $50 / motor
  • Rebate application must be submitted within 90 days of installation date

Submit rebate request via email to rebates@pvrea.com.