FirstEnergy (Potomac Edison) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

July 22, 2022


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 refrigerators, LED light bulbs, LED lighting, central A/C, heat pumps, and home energy audits. All efficiency and equipment standards on the Potomac Edison program website and booklet must be met in order to receive rebates. Visit the program website listed above for more information on eligible equipment and program guidelines. Customers are asked to allow six to eight weeks for processing.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Maryland
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: FirstEnergy
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Heat pumps
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
  • Other EE
  • Pool Pumps
  • LED Lighting
  • HVAC
Incentive Amount: Appliances
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling: $75
Dishwasher: $25
Water Cooler: $25
Dehumidifier: $20
Heat Pump Water Heater: $700

LED Fixtures: Up to $8/unit
LED Bulbs: Up to $5/bulb
Occupancy Sensors: Up to $7/unit
Ceiling Fan: $25

HVAC & Others
HVAC Program
Variable-Speed Pool Pump: $400
Energy Efficiency Kit: Order here
Home Performance Audit: 75% of home improvements cost, up to $7,500
Quick Home Energy Checkup: Up to $75 in Energy-Saving Products
Maximum Incentive: See program website for details.
Equipment Requirements: See program website for details.
Installation Requirements: Must be installed by a participating contractor


This program has 4 incentives
Technologies: Refrigerators/Freezers
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 75.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Lighting
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a minimum of 8.00 $/fixture
Technologies: Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 75.00 % of cost, The incentive has a minimum of $7500.00
Technologies: Pool Pumps
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 150.00 $/Unit, The incentive has a minimum of 400.00 $/Unit


Name: Customer Service
Organization: Potomac Edison
Phone: (888) 267-4685

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.