ComEd Energy Efficiency Program

Connexion is Proud to be Recognized as a Top ComEd Trade Ally.

As a registered, top Trade Ally with ComEd, Connexion is knowledgeable in all current utility incentive programs and experienced in leveraging state and federal energy tax incentives. Connexion will ensure your project earns the maximum incentives available while achieving your organization's objectives for return on investment and energy cost reduction, within an unobtrusive, hassle-free experience.

We provide strong return on investment and sustainable solutions through the implementation of energy efficient technologies.

Our Turnkey Lighting Services

In addition to our renowned lighting design capabilities, we provide complete turnkey services that ensure your project moves seamlessly from concept to completion to measurement and verification. Whether your next project is in the private or public sector, we will ensure your project earns the maximum incentives available while achieving your organization's objectives for return on investment and energy cost reduction, within an unobtrusive, hassle-free experience.


Connexion offers design services to maximize our solution technologies to meet your most demanding applications. From simple lighting layouts to the most complex CHP installation, we offer a complete suite of certified engineered solutions to meet your facility performance and budgetary requirements.

Supply & Logistics

Our flexible and customized material supply solutions; kitting, pre-assembly, on-time deliveries and other services are brought to bear with our instant access to thousands of quality, leading manufacturer's products from our Midwest distribution center. Connexion offers a variety of logistical solutions that can address the unique and sometimes critical needs of our clients.


Connexion seamlessly coordinates with several leading, professional installers to provide our clients the ideal combination of technological expertise and budget flexibility. Our continuously trained, certified and licensed installers are prepared for the rigors of a continually changing energy landscape and its technologies.

Project Management

The complex, technical nature of energy projects requires active management and skill to deliver projects on time and on budget. From our in-house, architectural grade submittals, installation coordination and complete scope review to our post project completion services, Connexion ensures unified communications with all parties in every step of the way. Regardless of your project size, CXN's project management process delivers the results you expect.

Incentive Management

Energy Solutions often include federal, state, local or utility incentives. Connexion Energy Services helps maximize all available incentives to strengthen financial ROI. We can offer assistance to maximize your tax implications as well.

Measurement and Verification

Critical to a building performance is understanding its consumption patterns. Connexion Technologies offers Property Managers the ability to measure and manage enterprise energy resources locally or across a broad property portfolio. Offering the ability to make decisions from a consolidation of all important internal and external metrics - Security, IT, BMS, Emergency, HR, Lighting, Metering and LDAP.

Lamp, Ballast & Material Recycling

Critical to our environment and resource recovery, recycling plays a major role in new project installations or upgrades as well as on-going company recycling efforts. Connexion has aligned with Veolia Environmental Services, to provide our clients consistent and reliable recycling services that that include waste recovery metrics to ensure that your recyclables are disposed of properly with audit-ready compliance documentation.


Financing, especially creative financing is an important component of a strong ROI. Connexion will align the right financing instrument and company to ensure its clients maximize their financial resources.

ComEd Incentive Program

Commonwealth Edison Company (ComEd) is offering standard and custom incentives under the ComEd Energy Efficiency Program to facilitate the implementation of cost effective energy-efficiency improvements for non-residential (commercial and industrial) customers.

Funds are limited and subject to availability.

  • Lighting
  • Instant Discounts
  • Public Buildings
  • Program Updates

ComEd Lighting Incentives

The ComEd Energy Efficiency Program offers facilities and businesses incentives to help reduce their energy use through energy-saving LEDs, including fixture retrofits and replacements, networked lighting sensors and controls.

Starting is Easy... Here's How:

1. Schedule an Assessment

Contact Connexion to request a Facility Assessment. We will assess your facility for potential electrical savings during a site walk through.

2. Receive Recommendations

Connexion will put together a comprehensive recommendation for lighting upgrade opportunities that will improve the energy efficiency of your business.

3. Make Improvements & Apply Incentives

Once you decide to move forward with your energy efficient lighting upgrade, Connexion provides a complete turnkey service that ensures your project moves seamlessly from concept to completion to measurement and verification. We handle everything from material supply, installation coordination, incentive management, recycling of your old lamps and ballasts, and more!

ComEd Instant Discounts

The ComEd Energy Efficiency Program offers commercial, industrial and public sector customers immediate discounts when purchasing qualified lighting products through Connexion.

Receive Instant Discounts On:

Linear Lamps

  • Linear LED Lamps
  • Reduced Wattage Linear Fluorescent Lamps

Screw-In & Pin-Base Lamps

  • Directional LED Lamps (MR, PAR16, PAR20, PAR30, PAR38, Reflector)
  • Decorative Lamps
  • Screw-In HID LED Lamps (Medium Base, Mogul Base)
  • Pin-Base LED Lamps

LED Fixtures

  • LED Trim Kits & Downlights
  • LED Wallpacks

LED Exit Signs

  • Hard-Wired LED Exit Signs Retrofit Kits
  • Screw-Based LED Exit Sign Retrofit Lamps
  • LED, T-I or Electroluminescent Exit Signs

ComEd Public Buildings in Distressed Communities Offering

The Public Buildings in Distressed Communities Offering is an Illinois Commerce Commission approved energy efficiency offering for January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2021. The offering is funded by Commonwealth Edison Company as part of their 2019-2021 Open Source Offering. The offering is administered by the Smart Energy Design Assistance Center (SEDAC), a public-private partnership between the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and 360 Energy Group.

This offering’s purpose is to help public facilities located in economically distressed communities save money and energy, as well as to address deferred maintenance and other optimization opportunities.

Lighting Kit Measures Include:

    • LED Interior Lighting
    • LED Exterior Lighting
    • Advanced Power Strips
    • Occupancy Sensors
    • Exit Signs

Program Updates

Date: 12/20/2019

New Code Adoption

To remain current with energy codes adopted by the state of Illinois, ComEd is switching the lighting baseline requirement from IECC 2015 to IECC 2018, effective January 1, 2020.

Submit pre-approval applications for your projects with custom lighting incentives by December 31, 2019 to qualify for incentives based on the IECC 2015 baseline.

Keeping Cool and Saving Big

In a recent study conducted for one of the nation’s largest full-service wireless carriers, our team of experts evaluated the company’s wireless switch locations and the operation of the electrical and HVAC equipment. In doing so, the team identified over $10,000 in savings by reducing maintenance costs for one of the company’s computer room air conditioning units.

"ComEd provided expertise and guidance to capture significant savings without having a negative impact on our operations." – Telecommunications Customer

To learn more about other energy efficiency opportunities for your telecom customers visit

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