This program provides incentives to grocery stores, convenience stores, restaurants
as well as schools, hospitals and lodging facilities which include food service.
The Food Service and Commercial Kitchens Incentive Program also is available to
commercial and industrial retail service customers of Potomac Edison.
The program offers flat rate incentives for the following equipment categories:
- Reach-in refrigerator and reach-in freezer measures
- Evaporative fan motor measures
- Evaporative fan controller
- Steam cookers
- Pre-rinse sprayers
- Vending machines
- Ice machines
To qualify for incentives, equipment must have been purchased on or after April 2, 2012. All Refrigeration and Commercial Food Service applications require pre-approval before the purchase and installation of equipment.
These programs support the EMPOWER Maryland Energy Efficiency Act. Costs will be recovered through a monthly surcharge on customer bills. Participation in these programs can help offset this surcharge.