Turlock Irrigation District - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

August 11, 2023


Turlock Irrigation District (TID) offers a variety of rebates to its commercial customers who install energy-efficient equipment. Rebates are available for

  • Electric Vehicle Charging and Fleet
  • PC Management Software
  • Commercial Lighting
  • Commercial Motors
  • Commercial Refrigeration
  • Advanced Power Strips
  • Irrigation Pumps

In addition, custom rebates are available. More information can be found on the program website.

(All EV rebate applications must be received within 6 months of purchase)

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: California
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://www.tid.org/customer-service/save-energy-money/rebates/
Administrator: Turlock Irrigation District
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Chillers
  • Compressed air
  • Motors
  • Motor VFDs
  • Agricultural Equipment
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • LED Lighting
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
  • Zero Emission Vehicles
  • Medium-Duty Electric Vehicles
  • Heavy-Duty Electric Vehicles
  • Electric School Buses
  • Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
  • Direct Current Fast Charging Equipment
Incentive Amount: Electric Vehicles
Commercial EV Charger: $1,000
Commercial EV Infrastructure: Up to $15,000
DC Fast Charger: up to $20,000 per charger, max $50,000 per site
Commercial EV Fleet: Up to $5,000 per vehicle, varies based on size and class, see website for details

Variable Frequency Drive Fans: $100 per horsepower per fan

Energy Star® VSD Pool Pump: $400 per pump

LED Lights: $0.10 per first year kWh saved

Commercial HVAC
Heat Pump less than 5 tons: $500 per unit
Air Conditioning less than 5 tons: $250-$500 per unit
Heat Pump greater than 5 tons: $120 per ton
Smart Thermostat: $50 per unit
Commercial Pool Pump: $400 per unit

Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Varies, see website for details

Irrigation Pumps: $0.08 per first year kWh saved

Custom: $0.08 per first year kWh saved
compressed air systems
refrigeration systems
other systems and components
Maximum Incentive: Commercial EV Charger: Limit ten (10) rebates per commercial account
DC Fast Charger: Max $50,000 per site
EV Forklift: Limit ten (10) rebates per commercial account
Commercial Pool Pump: Limit four (4) rebates per account.
Lighting: 50% of project cost
Irrigation Pumps: 50% of cost


This program has 3 incentives
Technologies: LED Lighting
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 0.10 $/kWh (1 year)
Technologies: Agricultural Equipment
Sectors: Agricultural
Parameters: The incentive is 0.08 $/kWh (1 year)
Technologies: Custom/Others pending approval
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 0.08 $/kWh (1 year)

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.