Now is a great time to buy a new energy-efficient water heater, thanks to rebates from FirstEnergy’s Pennsylvania utilities. Did you know a high-efficiency water heater can reduce your water heating costs by up to 50 percent?* To purchase a qualified model, call a trusted contractor or visit your local home improvement store. Be sure to check the manufacturer’s label or ask a store associate to verify that the energy factor (EF) meets program requirements and qualifies for a rebate. Learn where to find the EF information on the unit at retail stores in your area:
Receive an instant $500 discount at participating retailers when you purchase a qualified heat pump water heater with an EF of 2.0 or higher with a maximum tank size of 55 gallons. ENERGY STAR certified heat pump water heaters can save a household of 4 $330 per year on its electric bills compared to a standard water heater and up to $3,470 over the lifetime of the unit.*
Receive a $500 rebate for purchasing a qualified solar water heater.
Solar water heater systems are extremely efficient and can reduce your annual water heating costs by 50 percent.*