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Central Hudson Small Business Direct Install Lighting Program

By making some small energy-efficient changes now you can enjoy big energy savings in the future. Central Hudson will pay a portion of the project cost through the Central Hudson Small Business Direct Install Lighting Program. Efficiency improvements including lighting and refrigeration upgrades can lower your business’s energy expenses and much more!

How the program benefits your business?

  • Reduce your operating costs to increase profitability 
  • Increase customer comfort to improve sales 
  • Enhanced employee productivity 
  • Improve workplace safety and reduce potential hazards
      • Raise the value of your business and its appearance

Participating in our program is easy:

  • Schedule a FREE, no obligation energy assessment.
  • You will receive a proposal outlining all equipment eligible for replacement, estimated energy savings and payback period.
  • Lime Energy manages the upgrade project and handles all paperwork.
  • Central Hudson pays a portion of the project cost and you can enjoy energy savings for years to come.

Eligible energy-efficient upgrades are available for:

  • Interior Lighting — Upgrade office, warehouse, showroom, retail shop and more to energy-efficient T8 fluorescent or LED lighting
  • Exterior Lighting — Upgrade pole, parking lot, and perimeter lighting to energy-efficient LED lighting

Making these equipment upgrades now will quickly put money back in your pocket every month. And, lead to BIG savings for your business later.

Complete this form to learn more about our program!

To learn more about our program or to schedule your free energy assessment, please fill out the form below or call 855.236.4832.


The Small Business Direct Install Lighting Program is available to any Central Hudson commercial customer under 120kW demand.  Facility types include small and mid-sized businesses, schools, colleges, municipalities, houses of worship and more.


Dan Smith, Bard College         Energy Efficiency Coordinator—Dept. of Buildings & Grounds

“The project improved light levels, aesthetics, and maintenance outlooks, while saving on power and energy costs. The project was extremely cost-effective with a payback of 2 years—a smart investment and a great outcome for the College.”

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Pastor Scott Harris, Grace Bible Church

“The greatest unexpected benefit has been the improvement in the quality of light. Every step of this process has been
very professional and done with excellence.  I highly recommend the program.”

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Gabriel Guthartz                          BX Bagel Owner

“I was pleasantly surprised when I got my first bill in the mail not to mention how good the lights look in my store.”

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Thomas Jacobi               Schneider’s Jewelers,                       Shop Manager

“These upgrades reduced maintenance and made workspace more usable.  The entire project went very smooth. Never interrupted business.”

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More than 4,500 businesses in Mid-Hudson Valley have already taken advantage of this great opportunity to improve their bottom line. So, what are you waiting for?

Schedule your FREE, no-obligation energy assessment today!

Did you know?

  • Lighting costs account for up to 50% of energy usage.
  • You can lower utility costs by up to 20% with energy efficient upgrades!
  • Central Hudson will pay a portion of your project cost!