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FirstEnergy (Potomac Edison) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Savings Category 
Heat Pumps
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
Expiration Date 


Program Type 
Utility Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Refrigerator-Freezers: Up to $150
Freezers: $75
Room AC: $25
Clothes Washer: Up to $100
CFL Bulbs: $1.50/bulb
LED Fixtures: $30/unit
Torchiere Floor Lamps: $15/unit
CFL Fixtures: $10/unit
Heat Pump Water Heaters: $350/unit
Storage Water Heaters: $25
Dehumidifier: $25
Room AC Recycling: $25
Refrigerator Recycling: $50
Freezer Recycling: $50
Central AC/Heat Pump Tune Up: $100
ECM Motor: $40
Central AC: $300-$500
Heat Pump: Up to $500
Geothermal Heat Pump: $500
Home Performance with Energy Star: 50% of home improvements, up to $2,000

Allegheny Power

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.

Other Information 

Lighting/Appliances: Must be ENERGY STAR qualified
CFL's: UPC labels from packages
Refrigerator/Freezer: Only available when old unit recycled properly; old units must be between 10-30 cu. ft.
Central AC/Heat Pump: SEER 14.5, EER 12, HSPF 8.5
Ductless Mini-Split AC/Heat Pump: SEER 15, EER 12