Properties are reducing costs and adding value by making energy-saving upgrades with PECO.
Simple, low-cost upgrades can lower your operating and maintenance costs year-over-year.
Energy efficiency upgrades can potentially increase property appraisal values, resulting in rental or sale income.
Improve the aesthetics and comfort of your spaces and improve tenant retention.
Efficient upgrades, like lighting, can drive safety and security inside and outside your property.
Mitigate risk and tenant complaints by avoiding unexpected building maintenance issues.
Enhance your reputation as a committed environmental and sustainability leader and attract like-minded tenants.
Your journey to increased energy efficiency starts here. As you progress through these tiers, you’ll discover even more ways to build a healthy bottom line while streamlining your operations.
Basic energy efficiency projects can make a big difference for property owners. PECO can provide a complimentary energy report to show you how to upgrade your equipment and build a healthier bottom line. Then, choose from instant lighting discount s and financial incentive s for:
A complete energy management approach starts with determining a property’s energy-saving potential through a baseline inventory and facilities audit. The PECO Building Analytics Tool offers an automated system to transfer utility data into ENERGY STAR’s® Portfolio Manager.
Upgrade lighting in your building with high-efficiency lights (such as LEDs) to save energy and money.
Improve visibility and safety outside your building(s) by installing LEDs in parking areas.
Use occupancy sensors, dimmers, photosensors, and programmable thermostats to adjust lighting and temperatures automatically in common areas.
Building on your progress, you can increase your energy savings with more advanced energy efficiency upgrades. Take advantage of financial incentive s and instant lighting discount s from PECO to make improvements like these:
Save even more on lighting costs by installing sensors that dim LEDs when no one is around and save 15%-30% on lighting costs.
Heating and cooling are often the largest expenses in commercial properties. Upgrading to newer, more energy-efficient systems can reduce energy costs and improve tenant comfort with better climate and temperature control.
At this stage, you’re creating a blueprint for maximum energy efficiency. Couple the improvements you made as a Savings Leader with the best financial incentive s from PECO, and consider these possibilities:
In existing buildings, the process of retrocommissioning is one of the most cost-effective methods to reduce energy use. The retrocommissioning process identifies how building operation compares to initial building design and recommends equipment adjustments to improve occupant comfort and to maximize energy savings.
Replace older units with variable-speed, economizer-enabled high-efficiency units to improve indoor air quality, control temperatures and humidity, minimize noise, save space, and simplify HVAC repairs.
Enable focused management and continuous improvements by installing energy submeters and a reporting system for your building(s).
Maintain optimal cold storage with energy-efficient equipment in building kitchens and lounges.
Capture byproduct heat generated by elevators during use and convert it to energy.
Read more on the benefits of upgrading to LEDS and advanced lighting controls.
Read more on the benefits of energy management systems for hospitals and health care facilities.
Read more on the benefits of upgrading to ENERGY STAR® certified food service equipment.
Learn more about typical energy efficiency opportunities in new construction projects.
Begin your application for recent energy efficiency projects.
Get a complimentary assessment to learn about energy-saving opportunities for your business.
Search from our network of certificated trade allies who offer energy efficiency solutions to find the right contractor for your project.
Buy discounted energy-saving products, like LED lighting, through one of our partner distributors and save instantly at checkout.