Your safety is our top priority.

The Energy Solutions for Business Program has re-opened and applications are being processed. Pre-approval, which resumed on July 2, 2020, is required. You and our safety are our top priority and we will adhere to CDC guidelines as we move forward with any field work.


New Program Bonus!

We're excited to introduce a $0.05 per kWh bonus on all prescriptive lighting and custom projects, effective August 12, 2022. Business customers within the Potomac Edison Maryland service territory and participating Program Allies who serve business customers within the Potomac Edison Maryland service territory are eligible to receive the bonuses. All projects must be submitted by December 31, 2022. Our new calculators will automatically calculate the bonus for you. Be sure to download the calculators on our Tools & Resources page. Want to learn more? See our FAQs below.

Sample Savings

Project description

Standard Incentive

Bonus Incentive

Total Incentive

Grocery Store Lighting Retrofit

$41,855.81

$6,449.20

$48,305.33

Exterior Wallpack Retrofit

$2,220.40

$516.09

$2,736.49

Custom Process Improvement

$301,129.36

$53,773.10

$354,902.46


Learn More & Apply

FAQ

Q1: What are the complete bonus offerings provided by Potomac Edison’s Energy Solutions for Business Program?

A: Potomac Edison is offering bonuses for prescriptive lighting and custom projects. Bonuses are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Eligible Measures

Bonus Amount

Bonus Effective Date

Project Submittal Deadline

Prescriptive Lighting

$0.05/kWh 
 
in addition to standard incentive

8/12/22

12/31/22

Custom Projects

$0.05/kWh 
 
in addition to standard incentive

8/12/22

12/31/22

 

Q2: Why is Potomac Edison offering these bonuses?

A: Potomac Edison desires to accelerate the installation or upgrade of eligible measures that result in high kWh savings for its Maryland business customers. 
 

Q3: Who is eligible to receive the bonus?

A: Business customers within the Potomac Edison Maryland service territory and participating Program Allies who serve business customers within the Potomac Edison Maryland service territory are eligible to receive the bonuses.
 

Q4: What are the requirements for a project to be considered complete?

A: Project construction must be complete, and the Payment Request uploaded into the program application portal with all required supporting documentation.
 

Q5: What measures are eligible for the bonus offerings?

A: All prescriptive lighting and custom projects are eligible for the bonus.


Q6: Are the bonus amounts included as part of the project cost cap?

A: No, bonuses do not count towards project cost cap (up to 50% of total project cost) and may not exceed the customer incentive.

 

Q7: Can the bonus be applied retroactively for projects completed in 2022?

A: No, bonuses are only available for projects that have not yet been completed.
 

Q8: Can bonus amounts be combined on similar measures?

A: No, bonuses cannot be combined.  
 

Q9: How do business customers participate?

A: Customers can create a profile on the program application portal or if already a user, log in. Before applying, view our application process overview on our website.
 

Q10: What tools are available to help calculate incentive savings and the bonus?

A: Potomac Edison has developed new calculators that will automatically calculate the savings, including the bonus. This calculator can be downloaded on the Tools & Resources page. Bonus eligibility will be determined after engineering review of the project. If you have questions, please contact a program representative.

 

 

For more information, contact an Account Manager at [email protected]