Specialized Controls

We offer cash incentives for installing a range of electrical controls in existing buildings. The use of controls which sense occupancy in offices, hotel rooms, and other types of facilities can provide energy savings by preventing lights and other office equipment from consuming electricity when not in use.

Program Details

By participating and using energy saving controls in your business, you can reduce the initial investment of purchasing this equipment now and reduce your operating and maintenance costs for years to come. Eligible equipment includes:
  • Smart strips
  • Personal occupancy controls
  • Hotel room HVAC controls
  • Hotel room HVAC & receptacle controls
  • Vending machine controls

How to Apply

Your eligibility and application process depends upon the size of your business and type of project. Select the appropriate type below for details about how to apply for this incentive.

Small Business
Customers with a monthly demand of 60 kW or less over the last 12 months

Medium/Large Business
Customers with a demand greater than 60 kW over the last 12 months

New Construction & Major Renovation Projects
Customer’s project scope is for construction of an entirely new structure or extensive alteration to the existing structure and replacement of HVAC systems and lighting


Have any questions about the incentives, your eligibility or how to apply? Contact us and we can help you get started today.

EmPOWER Maryland programs are funded by a charge on your energy bill. EmPOWER programs can help you reduce your energy consumption and save you money. To learn more about EmPOWER and how you can participate, go to delmarva.com/business