Energy Wise Rewards
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Energy Wise Rewards is Pepco’s voluntary peak-energy management program that cycles off and on central air conditioners and heat pumps during times of peak electricity use, generally June through September.
Receive up to $160 in bill credits your first year.
Plus, in two easy steps, you choose how to participate.
1. Choose your energy-saving device
- Set your schedule and save up to 10% a year on heating and cooling costs
- Program manually or remotely through the Internet
- Installation appointment needed
- Connected near the central air conditioning unit or heat pump
- Operates automatically
- No installation appointment needed if the cooling equipment is easily and safely accessible
2. Choose your cycling level–either 50%, 75%, or 100%.
With these options to choose from, it’s easy to find a fit for your lifestyle. If you decide to change your choice later on, that’s easy too. There are no hidden fees and the equipment is provided and installed at no charge.
50% Cycling – Best for your comfort
Your compressor operates 50% of the time that it did in the prior hour. Most participants don’t notice the 1-to-3 degree rise in temperature during a typical conservation period.
Get a one-time Installation Credit of $40 and Annual Rewards Credits up to $40!
75% Cycling – Better for your community
Your compressor operates 25% of the time that it did in the prior hour. This option benefits the environment more, but is not recommended for those with medical conditions. Expect a 2-to-4 degree rise in temperature during a typical conservation period.
Get a one-time Installation Credit of $60 and Annual Rewards Credits up to $60!
100% Cycling – Best for your budget
Your compressor does not operate for the duration of the conservation period. This option is best for those not home during the day. It is not recommended for those with medical conditions. Expect a 4-to-7 degree rise in temperature during a typical conservation period.
Get a one-time Installation Credit of $80 and Annual Rewards Credits up to $80!