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ENERGY STAR® Appliance Rebates

Since its inception in 1992, ENERGY STAR® has become a recognized symbol that helps consumers identify energy-efficient products that offer savings on energy bills without sacrificing performance.

Look for the ENERGY STAR Label and See What You Can Save!

Visit a store near you to look for new household products that have earned the ENERGY STAR label. These products have met strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

Then, you can apply for the following rebates on ENERGY STAR certified appliances:*

$150 Rebate for Refrigerators

An ENERGY STAR certified refrigerator can reduce your annual utility costs by up to $200.**

Earn a $100 rebate when you purchase an ENERGY STAR certified refrigerator rated 15 percent higher than the federal standard. Or get a $150 rebate when you purchase a super-efficient model that is 20 percent higher than the federal standard.

Find ENERGY STAR certified refrigerator [CEE Tier 2] models that qualify for a $100 rebate
Find super-efficient refrigerator [CEE Tier 3] models that qualify for a $150 rebate.

$100 Rebate for Washers

The average American household washes almost 300 loads of laundry each year. An ENERGY STAR certified washer can reduce related energy costs by up to a third and water costs by up to half.**

Earn a $75 rebate when you purchase a CEE Tier 2 clothes washer or receive a $100 rebate when you purchase a CEE Tier 3 super efficient model.

Find ENERGY STAR certified clothes washer [CEE Tier 2] models that qualify for a $75 rebate
Find super-efficient clothes washer [CEE Tier 3] models that qualify for a $100 rebate.


$30 Rebate for Room Air Contidioners

ENERGY STAR certified room air conditioners use at least 10 percent less energy than conventional models.**

$50 Rebate for Dryers

ENERGY STAR certified clothes dryers use 20 percent less energy than conventional models without sacrificing features or performance.



Rebate application must be submitted within 90 days of purchase and be postmarked by January 7, 2016.

And, if you recycle your old, working refrigerator, freezer or air conditioner, you may be eligible for another rebate. Potomac Edison has contracted JACO Environmental to provide appliance recycling services to their residential customers. JACO will perform all pick up and recycling activities for this program. Click here to learn more.

You can also visit the ENERGY STAR website for more information about energy-efficient appliances and other products.


When submitting your rebate processing documentation, remember to include the retailer’s special services invoice along with a sales receipt and rebate application form.

  • * Potomac Edison does not provide a warranty or endorse any manufacturer or product.
  • **Source: www.energystar.gov

These programs support the EmPOWER Maryland Energy Efficiency Act. Costs will be recovered through a monthly EmPOWER Maryland surcharge on customer bills. Participation in these programs can help offset this surcharge.