PeakRewards Air Conditioning (A/C) program participants have a BGE professionally installed thermostat or outdoor switch at their home. The program helps manage summer peak demand by easing the burden on Maryland's electricity delivery system, reducing the need for additional power plants and protects our environment.

Device Ideal for Features
ecobee3 lite Thermostatecobee3 thermostat Customers who have secure Wi-Fi and want to save when they’re at home and while they’re away.
  • Professionally installed inside your home, a $269 value!
  • Offers 7-day programming for schedules to maximize comfort and energy savings $269 value!
  • Adjust temperature and comfort settings easily from your Android and iOS devices, including Apple Watch
  • Uses home’s heating and cooling data along with local weather to maximize home comfort and minimize the time your system runs Uses
  • Alerts and reminders for the air filter or HVAC operability notify you right away if something isn’t working
  • Alerts and reminders for the air filter or HVAC operability notify you right away if something isn’t working
  • Compatible with Apple HomeKit, Amazon Echo, Samsung SmartThings, IFTTT, Wink and more
Honeywell ThermostatUtility Customers who do not have secure Wi-Fi or those who live in a multifamily property and would like to participate in the A/C program.
  • Professionally installed inside your home, a $290 value!
  • Large touchscreen display with backlight is easy to read – even in the dark
  • Offers 7-day programming for schedules to maximize comfort and energy savings
Air Conditioner SwitchAir Conditioning Switch Customers who would like to participate in the A/C program and have a programmable thermostat that works for them or those who do not have secure home Wi-Fi at their home.
  • Professionally installed outside your home, on or near your central A/C unit(s) or electric heat pump(s)
  • You do not have to be home for switch installation if there is safe and easy access to your central air conditioner or electric heat pump’s outdoor unit

Your Device Serial Number

As part of ongoing quality assurance, we encourage customers to check the serial number of the PeakRewards device installed in their home to ensure it matches BGE’s records. Once your device is installed, please follow these steps to locate the serial number on your PeakRewards device.