Commercial Refrigeration and Kitchen Equipment

Commercial Kitchen Equipment

We offer cash incentives for a wide range of energy efficient refrigerators, freezers and commercial kitchen equipment. Additionally, if your business has refrigeration, installing energy efficient equipment and controls on existing or new equipment can help you reduce energy costs and enhance equipment reliability.

Program Details

Incentives are available for:
  • Anti-sweat heat controls for cooler and freezer doors
  • Reach-in door closers for coolers and freezers
  • Strip curtains for walk-in coolers and freezers
  • ECM evaporative fan motors for walk-in and display coolers and freezers
  • Residential refrigerators
  • Solid and Glass door reach-in refrigerators and freezers
  • Steam cookers
  • Griddles
  • Convection and combination ovens
  • Low and high temperature commercial dishwashers
  • Low flow pre-rinse valve for automatic dishwashers
  • Cube, nugget and flake ice machines
  • Water coolers

Refer to the Commercial Refrigeration and Kitchen Equipment Application Workbook for eligible measures and incentives, technical details and terms and conditions.

How to Apply

Your eligibility and application process depends upon the size of your business and type of project. Select the appropriate type below for details about how to apply for this incentive.

Small Business Programs
Customers with a monthly demand of 60 kW or less over the last 12 months

Medium/Large Business
Customers with a demand greater than 60 kW over the last 12 months

New Construction & Major Renovation Projects
Customer’s project scope is for construction of an entirely new structure or extensive alteration to the existing structure and replacement of HVAC systems and lighting


Have any questions about the incentives, your eligibility or how to apply? Contact us and we can help you get started today.

EmPOWER Maryland programs are funded by a charge on your energy bill. EmPOWER programs can help you reduce your energy consumption and save you money. To learn more about EmPOWER and how you can participate, go to