What situations are the best candidates?
  • Buildings that have existing fluorescent or incandescent lamps in common areas will have the highest payback. 
What buildings qualify?
  • Commercial buildings and multi-family buildings (more than 5 units) that are in the Con Edison territory. Specifically, light fixtures that are on the owner's account.
If your property is in one of these areas, incentives are even higher:
  • Brooklyn: Greenpoint, East Williamsburg, Bushwick, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Crown Heights, East Flatbush, Brownsville, East New York, Cypress Hills, Williamsburg, Prospect Park, Clinton Hill, Park Slope, South Slope, Fort Greene, and parts of Prospect Heights.
  • Queens: Richmond Hill, Howard Beach, Broad Channel, Ozone Park, South Ozone Park, Woodhaven, Kew Gardens.
  What is the general out of pocket costs on the low end per fixture?
  • Around $180 per fixture installed
  What type of payback should people expect?
  • Anywhere from 1 to 2.5 years on cost.
What are the benefits of LED lighting?
  • Longer lifetime
  • Lower Energy Costs
  • Crisp, clean light reduces eye strain for a more comfortable work environment
  • Instant-on lighting does not flicker or hum, no delays when starting up
  • Most styles are compatible with dimmers
  • Unlike CFLs, LEDs do not contain toxic materials, such as mercury or lead
  • Bulbs emit a high-quality, natural light color for beautiful product displays
  • Saves on bulb replacement, maintenance, and cooling-related costs
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Flexible design and adjustable color temperature
  What’s the lead time from contract signing to finish?
  • Work will be completed 30-60 days from proposal signing.
  What are some things to keep in mind?
  • These incentives are at a historical high and will be disbursed on a first come first serve basis. The project must be completed by November 15, 2020.
What to do next?
  • If you want a complementary analysis of your lighting and proposal inclusive of rebates, please send us an email here.