As we continue to closely monitor the coronavirus health emergency and its impact on the health and safety of our customers and participating contractors, we have decided to suspend the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® and Quick Home Energy Check Up programs until further notice.
Effective 3/18/20, the programs will be suspended. We will continue to process jobs and rebate applications that have been submitted.
Safety is and will continue to be our number one priority. We encourage all customers and contractors to take the coronavirus seriously.
We will provide more updates in the coming weeks. Thank you for your participation and understanding.
Learn how to increase the comfort of your home* and reduce energy costs with the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® Program, available to Maryland residential customers of Potomac Edison for a fee of $100 (a $400 value).
This program will help you identify energy efficiency improvements that may qualify you for 75 percent of the costs — or up to $7,500** — to cover energy-saving home improvements, including:
Get a Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® audit performed by a Building Performance Institute (BPI) certified expert who will work with you one-on-one to identify energy-saving improvements. The expert will evaluate your home’s heating and cooling systems, insulation and windows and conduct a blower door test to detect air leaks that could be costing you money.
The home energy expert also may install energy-efficient products in your home, including:
Click here to find a home energy expert in your area.
After the audit, the home energy expert will provide you with a comprehensive report and recommend improvements to increase your home’s energy efficiency. You decide which improvements to implement. Improvements must be made by a participating contractor enrolled in the program. Find a home energy expert in your neighborhood.
The final step of the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® Program is to schedule a test out audit with a participating home performance contractor. Having this final audit performed will enable you to receive an incentive of up to 75 percent — or up to $7,500* — toward the purchase of the following energy-saving home improvements:
Potomac Edison also offers a Quick Home Energy Checkup Program. To determine which home energy audit program is right for you, view the audit program comparison chart.
The BeSMART Home Loan Program provides financing to improve the energy efficiency and comfort of your home. By replacing and upgrading appliances, heating, ventilation and cooling systems, and whole house envelope improvements – homeowners can save on the utility bill.