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Maryland Rebates

SMECO (Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative)

Eligible Areas: All of Charles and St. Mary’s counties, all but the northern tip of Calvert County, and the southern portion of Prince George’s County – map

Program Dates: January – December 2020

Rebate Type: Midstream (Incentive is issued to the Distributor, with payment or credit to the contractor.)

Qualifying Equipment:

Equipment TypeEfficiency Level Rebate
Air Source Heat Pump
(Tier 1)
≥ 16 SEER, ≥ 12.5 EER, ≥ 9 HSPF^$400
Air Source Heat Pump
(Tier 2)
≥ 18 SEER, ≥ 12.5 EER, ≥ 9.5 HSPF^$650
Central AC (Tier 1)≥ 16 SEER and ≥ 12.5 EER^$300
Central AC (Tier 2)≥ 18 SEER and ≥ 12.5 EER^$500
Ductless Mini Split Heat Pump (Single Zone)≥ 18 SEER, ≥ 12.5 EER,
≥ 9.0 HSPF
$250
Ductless Mini Split Heat Pump (Multi Zone)≥ 15.5 SEER, ≥ 12.5 EER,
≥ 8.6 HSPF
$400
Smart ThermostatQualifying ENERGY STAR®
Certified Models
$100

*Pepco and Delmarva Power only.
^The EER requirement on all Heat Pumps and Central A/C units has been lowered to 12.5 as of 6/17/2020.

Reimbursement: The contractor must apply online at: https://smecomidstream.icfwebservices.com/
Note: If the contractor does not have a login, they can request access here

Application Deadline: Within 30 days of equipment install date

Documentation Required:

  • Customer Detail
  • Contractor invoice w/ instant rebate noted as individual line item SMECO Residential HVAC Rebate
  • Customer Letter Form
  • AHRI Certificate #
  • HVAC Distributors Invoice #

BGE, PEPCO, & Delmarva Power

Eligible Areas: Residential customers in BGE, Pepco, & Delmarva Power (DPL) service areas

Program Dates: November 2019 – December 2020 (while funds last)

Rebate Type: Midstream (Incentive is issued to the Distributor, with payment or credit to the contractor.)

Qualifying Equipment:

Equipment TypeEfficiency LevelRebate†
Ductless Heat Pump - Multi Zone> 15.5 SEER and > 12.5 EER and > 8.6 HSPF$400
Ductless Heat Pump - Single Zone> 18 SEER and > 12.5 EER and > 9.0 HSPF$250
Central Air Conditioner (Tier 1)> 16 SEER and > 12.5 EER ^$300
Central Air Conditioner (Tier 2)> 18 SEER and > 12.5 EER^$500
Air Source Heat Pump (Tier 1)> 16 SEER and > 12.5 EER^ and > 9.0 HSPF$400
Air Source Heat Pump (Tier 2)> 18 SEER and > 12.5 EER^ and > 9.5 HSPF$650
Natural Gas Furnace > 92% AFUE w/ECM Motor (BGE Only)$250
ECM Motor (Factory Installed)Not qualifying for the Furnace rebate above$50
Smart Thermostat* ENERGYSTAR Certified$100

*Pepco & DPL Only
†HVAC Distributors may retain up to $50 of the rebate amount as a processing fee.
^The EER requirement on all Heat Pumps and Central A/C units has been lowered to 12.5 as of 6/17/2020.

Limited Time Offer (May 22 – September 7, 2020):

  • Central AC (Tier 2) – Receives an additional $50
  • Air Source HP (Tier 2) – Receives an additional $50

ECM Motor Update:
Starting July 1, 2020 sales of ECM motors will no longer be eligible for a rebate.  All ECM motor sales through June 30, 2020 remain eligible.  All eligible sale uploads must be completed by the end of the day on July 15, 2020.

Reimbursement:

  1. The contractor must first validate the installation address at https://ppc.clearesult.com/
    a. Username = info@hvacdist
    b. Password = HVACDist-1
  2. Record the verification number for the install
  3. Submit the reimbursement request at https://hvacdist.com/empower_maryland_rebate_submission/

Application Deadline: Rebated product must be installed within 45 days of the ship date

Documentation Required:

  • Customer Address
  • AHRI Certificate #
  • Outdoor Model # and Serial #
  • Indoor Model # and Serial #
  • Installation Address Verification #
  • HVAC Distributors Invoice #

 


Potomac Edison

Eligible Areas: Residential electric customers of Potomac Edison MD

Program Dates: November 2019 – December 2020 (while funds last)

Rebate Type: Midstream (Incentive is issued to the Distributor, with payment or credit to the contractor.)

Qualifying Equipment:

Equipment TypeEfficiency Level
(AHRI Rated, as applicable)
Rebate
Air Source Heat Pump
(Tier 1)
≥ 16 SEER, ≥ 13 EER, ≥ 9 HSPF$400
Air Source Heat Pump
(Tier 2)
≥ 18 SEER, ≥ 13 EER, ≥ 9.5 HSPF$650
Central AC (Tier 1)≥ 16 SEER and ≥ 13 EER$300
Central AC (Tier 2)≥ 18 SEER and ≥ 13 EER$500
Ductless Mini Split Heat Pump (Single Zone)≥ 18 SEER, ≥ 12.5 EER,
≥ 9.0 HSPF
$250
Ductless Mini Split Heat Pump (Multi Zone)≥ 15.5 SEER, ≥ 12.5 EER,
≥ 8.6 HSPF
$400
Smart ThermostatQualifying ENERGY STAR®
Certified Models
$100
Circulating PumpVariable Speed & < 1hp$30

Reimbursement: The contractor must apply online at: potomac.buildingperformance.com
Note: If the contractor does not have a login, they can request access here.

†HVAC Distributors may retain up to $50 of the rebate amount as a processing fee.

Application Deadline:  Submissions are required within 90 days of the installation date

Documentation Required:

  • A distributor sales receipt indicating the type of equipment, purchase price, model and serial numbers (bulk purchase receipts will be accepted)
  • An AHRI certificate or manufacturer’s specification sheet including model number, capacity and efficiency performance rating
  • Customer HVAC Invoice, including program attribution
  • If a new furnace was installed with CAC or HP the model detail must be included on the AHRI. This information is required to qualify
  • Please include all of the required model number and serial number (indoor coil & outdoor condenser) to avoid rejections