Program Objectives

  • To continue the Cooperative's long history of promoting energy efficiency with a reduced cost burden to our members.
  • To support our local agriculture industry that is the backbone of our communities.

Incentives Offered

  • The Cooperative is offering a 75% rebate up to $4,500 on the installation and purchase of the following equipment:
    • Energy Star or DLC Certified LED Lighting for Barns and Shops
    • Variable Speed Milk Transfer Pumps
    • Variable Speed Compressors
    • Tunnel Ventilation Construction
    • Precooling Systems and Heat Exchangers (Plate or Shell & Tube)

Other Conditions

  • Must be an active member of Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc.
  • Equipment must have been purchased after June 1, 2019.
  • Member must be current on electric service bill.
  • Limited to $4,500 per member per year ($6,000 total investment).
  • To be eligible for the rebate, proof of installation must be provided.  The Cooperative reserves the right to physically inspect the installation.
  • Members must complete the Farm Efficiency rebate application located to the right and submit the completed application to the Cooperative's Bath District office by mail or in person.
  • Attach itemized receipts showing the date of purchase and installation.

For more information about the Energy Efficiency program, please call the Cooperative's Bath District office at (607)776-4161 or (800)843-3414.