Efficiency Financing: How to get $0 Down, 0% Interest Loans for Efficiency Upgrades with up to $100k per project

On-Bill Financing (OBF) is the best way to get energy efficient hardware, sensors and software for your farm or food processing operation.

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CEC Funds Food Processors for EE Projects at $3M Each

UPDATE (8/7/2018): The CEC has extended the deadline to apply until September 14, 2018.

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Anaerobic Digestion: A renewable source of on-farm energy

This post explains the basic principles of anaerobic digestion, including how this process works, how it generates energy, and how farms can use the energy generated. 

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How Much Water Did Farms Lose During the Oroville Dam Incident?

Three hundred farms worth of water was lost when California increased the flow of the Oroville Dam to avoid a larger failure.

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Pump Efficiency Explained

In this post, we'll break down the meaning of pumping efficiency so we have a clear understanding of what's being measured, what the numbers mean, and how it can affect your farming operations.

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Before going solar, harvest your low-hanging energy fruit first

Farmers harvest the lowest-hanging fruit from their fields. Why not do the same for energy?

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How Does Energy Efficiency Translate to Crop Yields?

Saving $50,000 in energy costs could be equivalent to increasing crop yields by $1,000,000. But let’s face it: energy costs aren’t the first thing a grower thinks about when running their farm. 

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Pumping 101: How Do You Diagnose Irrigation Pump Problems? (Part 4 of 4)

This is the fourth blog post in our educational series about pumps and irrigation pumping.

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Pumping 101: What's in An Irrigation Pump? Components (Part 3 of 4)

This is the third blog post in our four-part educational series about pumps and irrigation pumping.

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Pumping 101: What's in an Irrigation Pump? Centrifugal Pump Basics (Part 2 of 4)

This is the second blog post in our four-part educational series about pumps and irrigation pumping.

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