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Maryland Rebates

BGE (Baltimore Gas & Electric)

Eligible Areas: Residential customers in BGE service areas

Program Dates: January 1, 2022 – January 31, 2022

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
Geothermal Heat Pump≥ 17.1 EER and ≥ 3.6 COP$1,500
Smart ThermostatENERGY STAR®
Certified Models
$100

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

Reimbursement: The contractor must apply online at: https://bgemidstream.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:

  • Completion of online application including:
    • BGE customer installation address and associated account #
    • Detail regarding purchased and installed equipment including unit type, model, serial number, and program incentive amounts applied to the customer sale
  • Contractor Invoice w/ Instant Rebate noted as individual line item BGE Residential HVAC Rebate (Optional)
  • AHRI Certificate # (Optional)

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 1, 2022 – January 31, 2022

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, ≥ 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

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 #

PEPCO & Delmarva Power

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

Program Dates: January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022

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 > 13 EER $300
Central Air Conditioner (Tier 2)> 18 SEER and > 13 EER$500
Air Source Heat Pump (Tier 1)> 16 SEER and > 13 EER and > 9.0 HSPF$400
Air Source Heat Pump (Tier 2)> 18 SEER and > 13 EER and > 9.5 HSPF$650

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

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 #
  • Contractor ID #

Potomac Edison

Eligible Areas: Residential electric customers of Potomac Edison MD

Program Dates: February 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022

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

Program Update: Effective 2/1/22, Potomac Edison Midstream HVAC program has removed the EER requirements on the Heat Pump and CAC measures. Please find the updated chart below for your reference.

Qualifying Equipment:

Equipment TypeEligibility Requirements
Rebate
Air Source Heat Pump
Tier 3 (>=16 SEER)
SEER >=16, ENERGY STAR certified
Includes variable refrigerant flow (VRF) systems
$400
Air Source Heat Pump
Tier 4 (>=SEER 18)
SEER >=18, ENERGY STAR certified
Includes variable refrigerant flow (VRF) systems
$650
Central Air Conditioner
Tier 3 (>=16 SEER)
SEER >=16, ENERGY STAR certified.
Includes variable refrigerant flow (VRF) systems
$300
Central Air Conditioner
Tier 4 (>= SEER 18)
SEER >=18, Includes variable refrigerant flow (VRF)
systems
$500
Ductless Mini-Split Heat
Pump Tier 2
SEER >=20, EER >=12.5, HSPF>= 10$250
Ductless Mini-Split AC Tier 2SEER >= 20, EER >=12.5$200
Multi Zone Ductless
Mini-Split Heat Pump
ENERGY STAR qualifying unit w/ SEER >= 15, EER >=12.5, HSPF >= 10$400
Smart ThermostatENERGY STAR Certified and listed on ENERGY STAR products list $100
Circulating Pump Circulation pump with variable speed motor and/or controls to automatically change pump speed to produce flow rates that match system heating requirements$30

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

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

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 Invoice, including:
    • Model Number
    • Serial Number
    • Installation price for each measure
    • The invoice total must have all or a portion of the Potomac Edison incentive deducted from the final cost.
    • The preferred program attribution line should read as follows: “Discount bought to you by Potomac
      Edison – Incentive amount”
  • 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 numbers (indoor coil & outdoor condenser) to avoid rejections.