SOLAR SOLUTIONS FOR ALMOND GROWERS & ORCHARDS
Almond growers and orchards across California are realizing sustained utility-cost savings with solar power.
There’s never been a better time to be in the almond business. Advances in automation and increasing adoption of micro-irrigation technologies have made it cheaper and easier to grow almonds. These efficiencies, along with growing consumer demand for almonds across multiple product lines equals huge opportunity for almond growers. But what if you could make your farming operation even more efficient and more effective? For almond growers pumping water to hundreds of thousands of trees across thousands of acres, it’s worth taking another look at solar.
Federal and state incentives and California’s Net Energy Metering Aggregation (NEMA) have the potential to dramatically accelerate the ROI on solar for growers. But what does the ROI look like for your orchard? That’s where we come in. Founded in 1986, Coldwell Solar is the #1 family-owned commercial solar company in California. We partner with growers of tree nuts, to help you dramatically reduce (and even eliminate) your energy costs. In fact, we’ve partnered with 15 growers to install more than 6 megawatts of solar in California.
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As your trusted solar partner, we know that making the transition to solar is a decision that impacts many facets of your agribusiness. You need a solar partner who is truly invested in what is important for your business and your stakeholders. Coldwell Solar is the trusted partner for agribusinesses. We know that no one agribusiness is the same. We work with you from day one to help you realize the value of your solar investment quickly.
1. FEASIBILITY ANALYSIS
We conduct a full feasibility analysis that examines your historical power usage and billing data to determine if solar is right for you. Read more…
We work with you to find the best possible financing solution for your orchard and the way you operate. Read more…
3. DESIGN & ENGINEERING
We design a solar solution based on your irrigation needs, electrical load data and the location of your orchard that’s tailored to your unique needs. Read more…
We staff each and every installation with a dedicated project manager and site team to ensure minimal core business interruptions and fast, efficient installations. Read more…
5. PERFORMANCE MONITORING
We conduct ongoing live monitoring to ensure to ensure your energy system is operating efficiently and effectively. Read more…
6. MAINTENANCE & SUPPORT
As a part of our in-house maintenance and support, we perform a comprehensive annual solar check-up program to guarantee all system components are up to warranty specifications and perform to their fullest potential. Read more…