Willdan has implemented Consolidated Edison’s Commercial Direct Install Program (CDI, formerly the Small Business Direct Install Program) since 2009. This program provides small businesses with energy savings through direct installation of lighting, HVAC, controls, and refrigeration measures. Within this program, Willdan has conducted more than 95,000 energy efficiency surveys and completed over 33,000 energy retrofit projects, providing more than 650,000 MWh of electric savings to date.
For this program, Willdan recruits and trains subcontractors for sales, outreach, and installation, conducting regular trainings every month for safety and customer acquisition strategy. Willdan handles applications, incentive processing, data management, and reporting procedures. Willdan continues to vet new technologies to integrate into the program to provide innovative opportunities for Con Edison customers.