Solar Water Heating Rebates

Solar Water Heating

Solar Water Heating Rebates

Pennsylvania residential customers of Met-Ed, Penelec, Penn Power and West Penn Power can receive a $500 rebate for the installation of high-efficiency solar thermal water heating systems.

The solar thermal water heater rebate is one more way FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania utilities are working to help customers reduce their energy usage and increase their energy efficiency.

Switch to Solar and Watch the Savings Increase!

Today’s solar water heating systems are extremely efficient. Solar thermal systems that qualify for the $500 rebate can reduce your annual water heating costs by up to 50 percent.*

In addition, certified solar water heating systems are eligible for a federal tax credit and have a longer average service life than standard electric water heaters, so you save now and for years to come.

Qualify for the Rebate

The $500 rebate is available to residential customers of Met-Ed, Penelec, Penn Power and West Penn Power on qualified equipment purchased between June 1, 2013, and May 31, 2016. Rebates must be sent in within 180 days of purchase. Additional restrictions apply; please see the terms and conditions on rebate forms for more details.

Simply contact a local participating contractor — a trained professional who is familiar with the program details can:

  • Assess your current system
  • Explain energy-efficient solar technology
  • Provide a detailed estimate
  • Perform a quality installation
  • Help to complete your rebate application

Get Started Today!

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Contact a participating contractor in your area to learn more about how you can save energy and money with the Solar Thermal Water Heater Program.

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Take advantage of these and other energy-saving rebates from FirstEnergy’s Pennsylvania utilities! Click here to download a comprehensive list of Residential Energy Efficiency Programs and available rebates.

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  • *HVAC contractors who perform work under this program are not affiliated with FirstEnergy’s Pennsylvania utilities or Honeywell International Inc. and their affiliates, and neither FirstEnergy’s Pennsylvania utilities nor Honeywell International Inc. and their affiliates make any promise, warranty or representation regarding work performed by such contractors.