The Trade Ally Program benefits both contractors and public sector clients by establishing partnerships that result in both increased energy efficiency and reduced operating costs. Trade Allies include mechanical and lighting contractors, engineers, architects, energy service companies, wholesalers, distributors, and retailers. The DCEO Trade Allies are experts in providing customized energy efficient solutions to clients in the public sector. Their understanding of the rules, regulations, and application process of the DCEO programs plays a key role in helping clients to navigate the system and ensure maximum incentives.
The DCEO Trade Ally Program is designed exclusively for industry professionals working with public sector clients, unlike other trade ally programs through public utilities.