The City of Palo Alto Utilities is partnering with GridPoint and Lime Energy Services to help small and medium businesses recover from the COVID-19 pandemic through the new Business Advantage Program. Heating and cooling accounts for up to 60% of a business’s electric bill. The Business Advantage Program can save you up to 10% of these costs. The program offers GridPoint’s Energy Management Solution (EMS); a combination of hardware and software that can assist with energy reduction, cost savings, and improved indoor air quality.

Benefit from the Business Advantage Program in 5 simple steps:

1. Pre-qualify your site in 5 minutes

2. Complete a virtual site inspection

3. Schedule your free installation

  • Smart thermostats
  • Controller
  • Zone temperature sensors (if required)
  • Cloud-based energy management portal, MERV-13 air filter

4. Access your GridPoint Energy Manager mobile app

5. Start saving on your energy bills from day 1!

See if you qualify: 


Identify costly inefficiencies and adjust building operations to eliminate excess energy use


Enterprise-wide visibility makes it easy to adjust operations at the site level, geographically, or across the franchise


Deep data and analytics enables tools that help prioritize maintenance and identify and triage issues remotely


GridPoint’s platform enables businesses to adjust operations quickly during times of uncertainty, like COVID-19

Webinar: How to Save Money on Your Energy Costs with a Free Energy Management System

The City of Palo Alto Utilities, in partnership with GridPoint, recently launched the Business Advantage Program to help businesses recover from Covid-19 by providing free Energy Management Systems(EMS) and high-quality air filters.

Listen to the on-demand webinar to learn more about how this program can help your business save energy and save money.