EmPower MD Program for Maryland Potomac Edison Customers

Get up to $75 in Energy-Saving Products!

You may be eligible for a complimentary quick home energy checkup

images-13Potomac Edison, a First Energy company, is offering a complimentary Quick Home Energy Check-Up! A Check-Up includes an in-home walk-thru consultation and report. Hot Shotz will survey your home’s insulation, duct work, water heating, cooling and heating systems, and overall home efficiency.

You will receive up to

  • 14 energy-saving LED light bulbs
  • 4 bath aerators
  • 1 kitchen aerator
  • 2 shower heads (standard or hand-held)
  • pipe insulation for your water heater

During the check-up, we will also discuss other programs you may be interested in. There is no obligation to make any repairs or use our suggestions. This is an educational program to help our customers save money and increase comfort.

* This program is available to you at no additional fee as the costs for the Quick Home Energy Checkup are covered through the monthly emPOWER Maryland Surcharge on customer bills. Savings valued at $300. 

Call us at 240.321.5050 or fill out the form below to schedule your energy audit

Schedule Your Complimentary Home Energy Check-Up Today!

Please fill in the form below to get started. Our team will contact you to schedule your check-up.

Home Performance with Energy Star

Learn how to increase the comfort of your home* and reduce energy costs with the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® Program, available to Maryland residential customers of Potomac Edison for a fee of $100 (a $400 value).

*Mobile homes qualify for this program

This program will help you identify energy efficiency improvements that may qualify you for 75 percent of the costs — or up to $7,500**— to cover energy-saving home improvements, including:

  • Air sealing
  • Duct sealing
  • Insulation
  • HVAC equipment upgrades


Step 1: Get a Home Performance Audit

Get a Home Performance with ENERGY STAR audit performed by Hot Shotz. Hot Shotz is a Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) certified expert who will work with you one-on-one to identify energy-saving improvements. The expert will evaluate your home’s heating and cooling systems, insulation and windows and conduct a blower door test to detect air leaks that could be costing you money.

Hot Shotz will also install energy-efficient products in your home, such as:

  • 14 energy-saving LED light bulbs
  • Energy-efficient showerheads
  • Kitchen faucet aerators
  • Bathroom faucet aerators
  • Pipe insulation


Step 2: Make Recommended Energy-Saving Improvements

After the audit, Hot Shotz Thermal Imaging Services will provide you with a comprehensive report and recommend improvement to increase your home’s energy efficiency. You decide which improvements to implement. Improvements must be made by a participating contractor enrolled in the program.


Step 3: Receive Additional Savings

The final step of the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Program is to schedule a test out audit with Hot Shotz. Having this final audit performed will qualify you to receive an incentive of up to 50 percent – or up to $2,000 – toward the purchase of the following energy-saving home improvements:

  • Air sealing
  • Duct sealing
  • Insulation
  • Windows