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Demand Management Incentives for Large Customers

Help us lower our peak load on the hottest days and we’ll give you financial incentives to manage your energy use and save money.

New technologies can help you manage your energy use and permanently reduce demand on our grid. Get incentives for installing qualifying measures

Eligibility Requirements

  • Projects must reduce at least 1 kW
  • Projects must be in existing buildings
  • For complete customer and project eligibility requirements, please read the Demand Management Program Manual and Technical Requirements 

For projects installed in 2019, we have extended installation deadlines and raised incentive caps for many measures. All projects must be installed by the date stipulated in the table to qualify for any incentive payment.

 

Project Type

2019 Incentive Rates

Project Cost Incentive Limit**

Thermal Storage

$2,520/kW

 

 

 



Up to 70%




High Efficiency Electric Chiller

$1,620/kW
HVAC $1,620/kW
BMS Controls  $1,620/kW

Lighting Controls

$1,620/kW

Demand Response Enablement Controls (to unlock revenue for grid support)

$1,440/kW

Steam Turbine Chiller, Double Stage Absorption Chiller, Gas Driven Chiller*

$1,440/kW
Steam Turbine Chiller Control Panel for Improved Efficiency* $720/kW
Single Stage Absorption Chiller* $720/kW 
Battery Storage $1,620/kW
DR Enablement - Generation    $720/kW

* Use .55kW/ton factor to convert to $/ton
** Limit based on the lower of the project cost estimated by Con Edison or the final project cost reported by the applicant.

For a limited time, battery project developers will be eligible for additional incentives to help offset the costs of obtaining UL certifications and completing 9540A testing. 

Installation Deadlines 

Project Type

Extended Project Installation Deadlines for 2019 

Thermal Storage

August 15

High Efficiency Electric Chiller

November 15
HVAC November 15

BMS Controls

November 15

Lighting Controls

November 15
Demand Response Enablement – Controls (Smart Usage Rewards) November 15

Steam Turbine Chiller, Double Stage Absorption Chiller, Gas Driven Chiller*

November 15

Steam Turbine Chiller Control Panel for Improved Efficiency* November 15
Single Stage Absorption Chiller* November 15
Battery Storage November 15
DR Enablement - Generation November 15
 

Looking to better manage your building’s energy output? Visit our interactive site to learn more about latest technologies. 

How to Apply

  1. Determine your project and equipment eligibility by reading the Demand Management Program Manual and Technical Requirements
  2. Complete an application 
  3. Submit application and application documents to your Energy Advisor or email us.

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