Whether you’re a dairy farmer or a greenhouse grower, your first step towards savings is to get in touch with our dedicated on-site energy manager for the agriculture industry.
We will personally review your project and provide you with step-by-step guidance on how to become more energy efficient without interrupting your season.
You’ll learn about the numerous ways to both reduce costs and increase yield, including:
- Better lighting and ventilation, creating a more comfortable environment for staff and livestock
- Efficient heating and cooling equipment to keep products fresher, for longer
- More efficient equipment for processes such as milking and storage
These are just some of the upgrades you can make now to ensure that years from now, you’ll still be enjoying the good things efficiency brings.
Your agriculture facility could benefit from rebates on high quality, efficient equipment, and programs that identify energy saving opportunities—helping your business run at peak performance.
To better understand your business and provide you with the best solutions, complete the contact form. Describe your next project, or simply tell us a bit about what you’re looking to achieve. We can help identify the programs and rebates that will be the ideal fit for your business.
Create the most efficient version of your farm by upgrading to products like energy-saving heat pads, dairy equipment, fans, and more.Learn more
Put your business in the best light with energy efficient lighting upgrades, such as indoor and outdoor LED technologies, lighting control systems, and more.Learn more
Keep things cool with a wide range of refrigeration equipment and accessories like air economizers, controllers, and cooler covers.Learn more
Business Energy Rebates
Our Business Energy Rebate program provides rebates on energy efficient products costs to businesses of all types. Receive either instant or mail-in rebates to help you offset the cost of high-quality energy efficient products.Learn More
The Retrofit Program offers tailored technical and financial support to help businesses reduce their electrical energy consumption and system-peak demand. Retrofit supports larger more complex measures, involving technology, equipment, and system improvements.Learn More
Small Business Energy Solutions
Our Small Business Energy Solutions program provides rebates to cover up to 80% of the project cost for energy efficiency upgrades, a free energy assessment, and 24-months interest free financing on your Nova Scotia Power bill.Learn More
The Building Optimization Program focuses on recommissioning measures for existing buildings. Recommissioning ensures that building systems are operating as intended and meet current facility requirements.Learn More
Commercial New Construction
Whether you’re constructing a new commercial, institutional, or multi-unit residential building, planning an expansion or undertaking a major renovation, we can help you at the planning stages to incorporate energy-efficient design features, optimize the building's performance and minimize energy use.Learn More
A dairy farm in the Valley is now enjoying the good things efficiency brings, with a tall glass of cold milk. They installed a heat recovery unit in their processing area and received a rebate of $1,950. They now save $2,500 annually on bills, and the milk is cooled faster resulting in a better quality product.
“The new lighting makes the workspace a lot more inviting, allows you to stay alert longer, and is much lower in cost.”
With help from Efficiency Nova Scotia, Oberland Agriscience is creating a sustainable solution for the global protein shortage. With a rebate of over $4,200 on their new heat pump and insulation upgrades, they are able to grow tropical insects, providing protein for fish and poultry. They’re saving over $6,000 a year in bills which they can invest back into their business.