New Jersey Natural Gas Direct Install Program offers affordable energy solutions for small businesses

Tri-State Light & Energy is pleased to be a Valued Program Ally for the New Jersey Natural Gas Direct Install Program. We have a ten-year history of serving New Jersey customers with excellence in Utility programs. In 2016, TSLE was honored by the Bureau of Public Utilities (BPU) for Outstanding Achievement in NJCEP’s Clean Energy Program.

About New Jersey Natural Gas Direct Install Program

NJNG’s SBDI program is specifically designed for small businesses. NJNG will pay for 100% of the project up front with customers repaying as little as 20% of the total on their bill with a five year 0% on-bill repayment.

Benefits of Direct Install

  • Drastically reduce your maintenance costs
  • Increase your facility’s value
  • Lower your utility bills
  • Turnkey project - we take care of everything from permits to recycling removed materials
  • Replace your aging lighting (indoor/outdoor LEDs), Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration with high-quality, energy saving equipment

Systems and Equipment Addressed by the Program

  • Lighting retrofits, including sensors and controls
  • Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems
  • Refrigeration


  1. We conduct a free, no-obligation, on-site energy assessment of your facility.
  2. After reviewing the assessment results, we give you a proposal that includes qualifying energy efficiency measures and NJNG’s approved incentive towards your project.
  3. You approve the proposal.
  4. We install top brand energy-saving equipment that meets or exceeds program requirements that will cut your energy costs significantly.
  5. Enjoy the savings, improved cash flow and lower energy usage.


To be eligible to participate in NJNG's Program, you must be a business customer under 200 kW average annual electric demand. We also need the following:

Types of Business Eligible

  • Offices
  • Schools
  • Police/Fire Stations
  • Multifamily Common Areas
  • Religious Buildings
  • Food & Beverage
  • Small Retail
  • Grocery & Convenience
  • Healthcare
  • Auto Dealers
  • Warehouse/Industrial

New Jersey Natural Gas Service Territory

NJNG's service territory includes select zip codes in Burlington, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, and Sussex. Link here for New Jersey areas served by NJNG.

Not in NJNG territory? We are Valued Partner Contractors for all New Jersey Utilities including PSE&G, ACE, and JCP&L.

For more information on energy savings, or to get started with the program, email us at or call 610.789.1900.

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