An incentive program for efficient pumps is the first to earn the HI Energy Rating Label from the Hydraulic Institute. Utility company Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) developed the program to serve its clients in the West.

A video from Hydraulic Institute explains how the ER Label and HI’s database can be used to calculate energy savings and help utilities manage rebate programs. In 2020, as funding for energy-efficiency programs shifts from lighting to pumping system incentives, the role and value of the ER database as a qualified product list and a resource for utilities will grow, says HI.

Click here to watch the video.