Maryland Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Overview

Maryland Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® Overview


The Maryland Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program was instituted in 2009 by the Maryland Energy Administration as part of Governor O’Malley’s EmPOWER Maryland Initiative which seeks to reduce Maryland’s Electricity consumption.The implementation, incentives, and regulations of the program has changed over the years, but it is currently fully administered through the Maryland Electric Utilities – Potomac Edison, PEPCO, BGE, SMECO, and Delmarva Power.The following residential products and services are incentivized through the program:

1. Quick Home Energy Check-Up
2. Comprehensive Home Energy Audit
3. Air Sealing and Insulation Upgrades
4. HVAC Upgrades
5. Lighting and Appliance Upgrades