Baltimore Gas & Electric Company - Home Performance with Energy Star Rebates (Maryland)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Maryland

Name Baltimore Gas and Electric Company - Home Performance with Energy Star Rebates
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Installer/Contractor, Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Duct/Air sealing, Equipment Insulation, Furnaces, Heat pumps, Lighting, Water Heaters, Energy Audit, Tankless Water Heaters
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Comprehensive Home Energy Audit: Reduced cost of $100

Air Sealing/Insulation/Gas Tankless Water Heater: 50% of cost, up to $2,000
Central AC: $100 - $300
Heat Pump: $200 - $500
Geothermal Heat Pump (Closed Loop): $500
Ductless Mini-Split AC/Heat Pump: $300
Gas Furnace: $300 - $400
Duct Sealing: $250
Cooling Efficiency Tune-Up: $100
CFL's/Equipment Insulation/Showerheads/Aerators: Free

Equipment Requirements See program web site

Funding Source Maryland Energy Administration

Maximum Incentive HVAC (Equipment Installation/Duct Sealing/Tune-up): $1,150

Air Sealing/Insulation/Gas Tankless Water Heater: $2,000
Total: $3,150

Program Administrator Baltimore Gas and Electric
Date added to DSIRE 2009-11-03
Last DSIRE Review 2012-07-20
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References DSIRE[1]


The Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BG&E) offers the Home Performance with Energy Star Program that provides incentives for residential customers who have audits performed by participating contractors. This is a whole-house approach to meeting the MD executive goal to reduce electricity consumption by 15% per person by 2015. An energy audit of homes will determine the most effective and appropriate energy saving measures for customers. In addition to energy savings and comfort, numerous incentives for energy efficient equipment and appliances are available for participating homes. Contractors are also encouraged to participate in the program. Please see qualified contractors and other important information on BG&E's program web site.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name BGE Smart Business Energy Savers Program

Division c/o ICF International
Address 7125 Thomas Edison Drive, Suite 100

Place Columbia, Maryland
Zip/Postal Code 21046
Phone (877) 685-7377

Contact Name Public Information Officer - MEA
Department Maryland Energy Administration

Address 60 West Street, 3rd Floor

Place Annapolis, Maryland
Zip/Postal Code 21401
Phone (410) 260-7655
Phone 2 (800) 723-6374


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"