Smart Thermostat Incentives

FirstEnergy’s Pennsylvania Electric Companies Energy Efficient New Homes Program participating builders are now eligible for additional Smart Thermostat Incentives!

Smart Thermostat Incentives:

For all homes that qualify for the program, an additional $50 incentive is available for homes with an ENERGY STAR® certified Smart Thermostat.

The table below summarizes the smart thermostat incentive structure.
Requirement Incentives
ENERGY STAR Certified $50 per home



  • Provide geotagged photos of the installed thermostat including make, model, and serial number.
  • All thermostats must be installed and in operating condition.
Learn more about Smart Thermostats from ENERGY STAR

Homeowner Benefits:

  • Ability to learn household patterns and adjust heating and cooling according to when a home is occupied or is about to be occupied.
  • Reduces the use of heating and cooling systems when the home is unoccupied for significant periods of time.
  • Can track energy usage to see how it changes over time, and how it may affect energy costs in the future.
  • Opportunity to monitor and control the temperature remotely!