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Our Clients strive to improve the energy efficiency of their buildings. LC Associates helps our Clients create jobs, lower operating costs and make positive impacts on the environment.DISCOVER MORE
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LC Associates has filed for over $150M cash incentives spanning our 18 year history for Clients implementing energy conservation projects.
Typical projects fall into these categories
|VFD's||Building Management Systems||Chillers|
LC Associates is a registered NYISO Curtailment Service Provider or (CSP). LC Associates is the only CSP that is able to bundle energy efficiency and demand response into a single solution. Owners that allow LCA to bundle these services will receive maximized cash incentives.
Our Clients leverage our 30 years experience in developing Automated Demand Response (ADR) solutions.
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LC Associates is the trusted advisor to many Clients in New York City. Customers rely on our many years of energy consulting experience. LC Associates has navigated the byzantine waters of securing energy incentives from utilities or government entities.
We have generated over $150M in cash incentives and rebates for our Clients.
Our firm has experience in these types of energy studies:
|Local Law 87||Multifamily Energy Studies||Commercial Tenant Program|
|Local Law 84||Enterprise Master Plans||Peer Reviews|
|Local Law 97||Energy Feasibility Studies||Flex-Tech Studies|
NYSERDA is currently offering a 100% free study for commercial tenants and landlords!READ MORE
Lowering your expenses by lowering your energy costs is the most easiest method of achieving this goal.
Real Time Energy Management
Custom Rate Plan Negotiations
LC ASSOCIATES has the reputation of accessing multiple sources of funding for projects. As a strategic asset to your team, we can be counted on to lower costs and simultaneously raise funds for your operations.
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NYSERDA offers substantial cash incentives to offset the cost of a Real Time Energy Management (RTEM) System.
LC Associates has developed GreenConnect, an RTEM system that allows customers real-time energy analytics.
Our energy consultants use GreenConnect to monitor building systems to discover deep energy savings.
Our RTEM system also has a tenant sub-metering module!
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LC Associates is a NYISO Demand Response Curtailment Service Provider (CSP). Our unique position as experienced energy consultants and a registered CSP allows us to maximize cash incentives for Demand Response projects.
These are kW demand focused programs that pay big bonuses for energy projects that permanently reduce kW demand. Building Automation Systems, fuel switching and chiller replacements are typical projects that qualify.READ MORE
NYSERDA pays between 50% to 100% of energy studies depending on which program you qualify for. LC Associate incorporates new and cutting edge technologies wherever we can such as PoE Lighting and Fan Wall analsysis that exposes your engineering staff to the latest energy efficiency trends in the market place. Our Company can provide investment grade studies for energy efficienty project of any size.
The NYSERDA Multifamily program provides funding to offset costs for energy conservation measures at affordable multifamily dwellings. ConEdison also has a multifamily program that will cater to market-rate facilities.
LC Associates has secured millions of dollars for multifamily housing facilities to offset the costs of new boilers, lighting upgrades, and hvac water conservation measures.Click here to download a multifamily brochure.
Commericial C&I Programs are typically energy based incentives. LC Associates provides all services necessary to secure cash incentives under these programs including baseline development, ROI projections, cost estimating, measurement and verification and project management assistance.
An Energy Procurement strategy using our unique open reverse auction process drives down supplier prices so you can gain and save an average of 7-8% over traditional energy purchasing strategies.
Our online platform allows us to integrate directly into ISO databases so that we can identify buying opportunities for our Clients prior to engaging any suppliers. Once a buying opportunity is identified through our analytics platform, we are able to setup an online auction so that suppliers compete for your business at your most opportune buying opportunity.
Over the past 18 years, LC Associates has been very successful in helping New York City go green. Some of the city’s largest and most iconic institutions have been able to save thousands on utility bills. Discover how we were able to help our clients achieves these successes in the short stories below.
LCA identified two emergency generators that were possible candidates for an Automated Demand Response (ADR) application. The two generators were upgraded to exceed EPA standards for environmental impact and fitted out to a building automation system and participated in a demand response program. The ADR controls enable the generators to take power off the grid in times of stress and avoid the necessity of importing less environmentally friendly power from remote power plants.
This Client was one of our first projects where we maxed out an incentive for a steam retention program at $500,000. NYSERDA at the time (circa 2007) was so impressed that the reigning President of NYSERDA awarded LC Associates with the "Most Outstanding ESCo" award.This project entailed the installation of two 400 ton steam absorber chillers in order to avoid the installation of two electric 400 ton machines. The project allowed around 400 kW of electric demand to be removed from the electric grid permanently.
One of the first Power over Ethernet Lighting projects we have helped secure incentives for in New York City. This project entailed the installation of a "digital ceiling" that included LED Light fixtures, sensors and actuators driven by a CISCO PoE switch. The customer wound up saving a significant amount of installation cost since conduit, armored cabling and electrical enclosures were displaced by lower cost cat5 ethernet cabling and a network PoE Switch.Benefits:
In 2007 NYSERDA’s President awarded LC Associates the “Most Outstanding ESCo Award”. Since then we have grown into a 20 person Energy Consulting firm. We are truly committed to making our clients successful while making a positive impact on the environment.
Trinity Real Estate
Brooklyn Academy of Music
The Juilliard School
Saint Lukes Hospital
The Ford Foundation
Cultural Arts Centre
New York Academy of Medicine
Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York Methodist Hospital
Beth Israel Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
St. Josephs Hospital, Bronx
The Church of Rockville Center
St. Domenic’s Preparatory School
St. Mary’s Preparatory School
Kings College Hospital
Long Island Community Hospital
Cardozo Law School
New York Design Center
The United Nations
The Trane Corporation
The Salvation Army
The Hilton Hotels
The Sheraton Hotels
RFR Real Estate
The Durst Organization
The Sapir Organization
LC Associates is seeking entrepreneurs!
We are looking for highly motivated and organized professionals to join our growing team.
Currently we are seeking to fill the following open position:
Field Service Technician
If you are passionate about energy efficiency, creating green jobs and leaving a positive impact on the environment, then we would like to speak with you about joining our Team!
If interested, visit our job listings by clicking here.
We offer health insurance, HSA’s, 401K, paid time off and other benefits for our employees.
LC Associates values our employee’s individual and collective contributions. If you are interested in working for a vibrant organization who’s mission is to create Green Jobs, generate a positive impact on our environment and save companies money, please upload your resume and reach out to us!
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