Get a rebate on the purchase and installation of piglet warmers

Product Type Purchase rebate
Efficient piglet warmer $163

The rebate claim must total at least $2,000 and must be calculated using the Hydro-Québec tool: Efficient Farming Products – Rebate Claim [PDF 1.32 MB – in French only].

Eligible products

If you’re planning to replace some of your equipment, or if you’re looking to add new equipment, opt for energy-efficient models.

Eligible piglet warmers must have the following components:

  • a cover
  • an infrared lamp
  • an intelligent control to regulate lamp intensity according to creep temperature
  • an infrared sensor in each creep area

Not sure if a piglet warmer is eligible? Call us at 1 800 463‑9900.

Benefits

Quick and easy

Quick and easy rebate on purchase and installation

Energy savings

  • Use 74% less energy than with infrared lamps with no intelligent control
  • Less power required to keep the piglets warm, thanks to the infrared sensors, which measure the body temperature of each piglet and send this information to the intelligent control that regulates lamp intensity

Superior efficiency

  • Lower rate of piglet mortality due to crushing
  • Protection against drafts coming up through grating



Precise temperature control

Greater comfort and warmth adjusted to the age and weight of each piglet, thanks to infrared sensors

Take part in the program

Refer to the Rebate Guide to find out how to implement your project. The Guide provides information about the eligibility requirements and the procedure to submit a request. Participants undertake to comply with all applicable Québec laws and regulations.

Rebate Guide [PDF 1.67 MB – in French only]

Note: Distributors, master electricians and manufacturers can no longer register themselves or their products under the Program.

Documents and tools

Use the Efficient Farming Products – Rebate Claim [PDF 1.32 MB – in French only] form to submit a rebate claim. This form must be opened using Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat.

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Eligibility

To receive a rebate under the Piglet Warmer Component of the Efficient Farming Products Program, you must submit your claim and include proofs of purchase and installation within six months of the date of purchase. Requests received after this period will not be accepted. The rebate claim must total at least $2,000, and the total acquisition cost (before-tax purchase and installation cost) of the efficient product(s) covered by this component must be greater than the amount of the rebate.

See the Participant’s Guide [PDF 1.67 MB – in French only] to find out how to claim your rebate.

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