Miscellaneous Appliances and Equipment:

Water Heaters, Clothes Washers and Dehumidifiers

The Pepco Energy Savings for Business Program offers cash incentives for installing high efficiency commercial heat pump water heaters, clothes washers and dehumidifiers. By participating and upgrading to more energy efficient electric products, you can reduce the cost of the equipment and benefit from reduced operating and maintenance costs for years to come.

Program Details

Commercial and Residential Clothes Washers: Incentives are based on the level of efficiency and range from $75 to $200 per unit. Units must be qualified by ENERGY STAR® or Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE).

Heat Pump Water Heater: Eligible for a $500 and must meet ENERGY STAR® criteria. Details can be found in the application workbook.

Residential Dehumidifier: Meet ENERGY STAR® criteria to be eligible for a $30 incentive.

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 pepco.com/business