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PeakRewardsSM Trade Ally Program

The PeakRewards Trade Ally program seeks to partner with Maryland-licensed HVAC contractors who service BGE residential customers. The program offers eligible HVAC contractors incentives for PeakRewards device removals and reconnections. It also provides training and the opportunity to become a subcontractor for device installations.

How does it work?

Participation in the PeakRewards Trade Ally program begins with three simple steps:

  1. Attend periodic meetings about the PeakRewards program and complete the Trade Ally Participation Agreement
  2. Receive a vendor participation code and confirmation email
  3. Work with BGE to remove or reconnect eligible PeakRewards devices

To get started, download and review the Trade Ally program policy.

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Qualify for incentives.

To claim incentives, you must fill out the Trade Ally Referral Application and obtain a BGE customer signature. Once the referral is submitted, you will be paid the appropriate incentive(s) 30 days after a successful BGE inspection.

Incentives include:*

  • $10 per notification for a PeakRewards device found removed or disconnected
  • $10 per notification of a PeakRewards 3H/2C thermostat that needs to be installed on new system
  • $10 per notification when permanently removing or disconnecting a PeakRewards device
  • $50 per device for re-installing a PeakRewards switch on newly-installed HVAC equipment

* Bonuses are subject to program approval.

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