Small Business and Commercial

energy efficiency for commercial and industrial buildings

Willdan Understands Small Businesses and Commercial Customers

Willdan’s team of experts provide businesses with energy efficiency, engineering, administrative, and new technology services to meet their specific needs. We help business owners and facility staff improve their facilities while also navigating everything from budget and management constraints to compliance with legislative policies.

Willdan is a national leader in turnkey delivery (direct installation) of energy-saving projects. We have delivered hundreds of thousands of direct install projects to small and medium businesses, providing end-to-end support such as audits, design, equipment procurement, installation, and measurement and verification (M&V). Our team has a proven track record of supporting businesses of all sizes, demographics, and geographies – including dense metropolitan cities and hard-to-reach areas.

Highlighted Projects

Consolidated Edison SMB

Consolidated Edison – New York, NY

Small-Medium Business Program

Willdan has implemented the Con Edison Small-Medium Business Program since 2009. This program is focused on energy efficiency measures for small businesses in New York City and Westchester. Since the program’s inception, Con Edison has expanded the territory served, and Willdan has supported the transition from lighting-focused to gas-saving and electrification measures and assisted with targeted reductions in load-constrained networks. As part of this program, Willdan manages a massive contractor network that performs outreach and install projects, provides incentive administration, and leverages local team members to install projects for hard-to-reach businesses. Willdan has delivered more than 50,000 projects, 1,000 GWh, and 600,000 therms of annualized savings for Con Edison customers.


Puget Sound Energy – Washington

Small Business Direct Install Program

As prime contractor, Willdan implemented the Puget Sound Energy (PSE) Small Business Direct Install Program since 2012. Our approach has focused on outreach strategies for the rural and disadvantaged communities of PSE territory to engage underserved local businesses. Willdan has reached thousands of small business and agriculture customers, helping them save energy with no-cost and low-cost energy efficiency measures and educating them on their energy consumption. Willdan has delivered more than 13,000 projects and 100 GWh in annualized savings for PSE customers.


Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

Commercial Direct Install Program

Willdan has administered the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) Commercial Direct Install Program since 2013. We have helped LADWP identify market needs and transition program offerings to best serve their businesses. Our approach leverages partnerships with local community-based organizations to engage low-income and disadvantaged communities, reaching underserved businesses in the Los Angeles area. To date, Willdan has delivered more than 74,000 projects and more than 500 GWh in annualized savings for LADWP customers.