Public Sector Resources
Energy Cost Savings Program (ECSP)
ECSP can reduce company’s gas 35% electricity delivery bills by 45%. This program lasts for 12 years and phases out after 8 years. Application must be submitted before your lease is signed. For more information, call Juanita Pair at (212) 618-8855 or visit the Energy Cost Savings Program (ECSP) web site.
Business Incentive Rate
The Business Incentive Rate (BIR) can save you an additional 25-30% off your electricity delivery charges. To qualify for the program you must consume a minimum amount of 10 Kilowatts of electricity per month. You must also sign an agreement to increase employment by 10% over three years with the New York City Economic Development Corporation. For more information, call (212) 312-3672 or visit the Business Incentive Rate web site.
NYC Energy $mart
New York City Energy $mart Communities provides access to many programs to help you save energy. These programs provide information, technical resources and financial incentives to help you make your business more energy efficient. For more information, call (718) 732-7547 or visit the NYC Energy $mart web site.
Public Energy Solutions, through Con Edison, is offering a FREE lighting survey and lighting upgrade service to all eligible Commercial and Industrial Con Edison customers in the following select areas of Brooklyn and Queens: Crown Heights; Ridgewood; and Richmond Hill. This Con Ed program will help you:
- Save Money
- Improve Your Lighting
- Help Conserve Energy
For more information, contact Bob Lesch at (866) 818-1900.
Qualifying businesses that use economic development programs or receive a substantial capital grant from the state or a local municipality or locate into an Empire Zone can receive a rate discount. For more information, call (718) 270-5723 or visit the KeySpan web site.