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FirstEnergy (Potomac Edison) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Eligibility 
Residential
Savings Category 
Geothermal Heat Pumps
Clothes Washers
Refrigerators/Freezers
Dehumidifiers
Water Heaters
Lighting
Heat Pumps
Air conditioners
Duct/Air sealing
Building Insulation
Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Other EE
LED Lighting
Maximum Rebate 

Room AC/Room AC Recycling: Limit 3
All Other Appliances: Limit 1 per household
Home Performance Programs: 15% of cost for insulation

Program Info
Sector Name 
Utility
Administrator 
FirstEnergy
Funding Source 

Monthly surcharge on customer bill

Expiration Date 

12/01/2015

State 
Maryland
Program Type 
Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Appliances

Refrigerator-Freezers: Up to $150
Freezers: $75
Room AC: $35
Clothes Washer: Up to $50
Lighting

CFL Bulbs: $2.25/bulb
LED Bulbs: $5/blub
CFL Fixtures: $10/unit
HVAC
Heat Pump Water Heaters: $500/unit
Ductless Mini-Splits: up to $600
Central AC: up to $1,000
Heat Pump: up to $1,250
Geothermal Heat Pump: up to $1,800
Home Performance with Energy Star: 50% of home improvements, up to $2,500
Recycling
Room AC Recycling: $25
Refrigerator Recycling: $50
Freezer Recycling: $50

Summary 

FirstEnergy (Potomac Edison) offers incentives to Maryland residential customers who are interested in upgrading to more energy efficient appliances and HVAC systems. Rebates are available on washers, refrigerators, freezers, dehumidifiers, CFL light bulbs, Central A/C, heat pumps, and various recycled appliances. Most appliances are only eligible for one rebate per customer per year, however room ac units have a maximum limit of 3 per customer. All efficiency and equipment standards on the Potomac Edison program web site and booklet must be met in order to receive rebates. See program web site listed above for more information on eligible equipment and program guidelines. Customers are asked to allow six to eight weeks for processing.