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ComEd customers have opportunities to reduce energy usage with a FREE energy assessment that includes free and discounted products for your home. We now offer in-home and virtual home energy assessments. ComEd has partnered with your natural gas utility to bring electric and natural gas savings to you.
You can also schedule an assessment by calling 1-855-433-2700
Here’s what to expect with our assessment options:
Customers can reduce energy use with the following FREE products:
ENERGY STAR® certified LEDsComEd will replace the incandescent and halogen light bulbs throughout your home with ENERGY STAR® certified LED bulbs. Certain restrictions apply.
Programmable thermostatsComEd will replace the manual thermostat in your home with a free programmable thermostat. ComEd will also help you to program your existing thermostat if you already have a programmable thermostat. Smart thermostats are available for purchase during your assessment at a discount and includes installation. Certain restrictions apply.
WaterSense® certified showerheadsWe will upgrade your current shower heads with energy efficient showerheads. Certain restrictions apply.
WaterSense® certified faucet aerators for bathrooms and kitchensWe will upgrade your current faucet aerators with energy efficient aerators. Certain restrictions apply.
Hot water pipe insulationReceive up to six feet of hot water pipe with insulation. Certain restrictions apply.
ENERGY STAR® certified Google Nest Learning smart thermostats are available for purchase at a discount during the assessment for $150 and includes installation. Only smart thermostats purchased during the assessment are eligible for installation.
ENERGY STAR certified Google Nest E smart thermostats are available for purchase at a discount during the assessment for $75 and includes installation. Only smart thermostats purchased during the assessment are eligible for installation.
ENERGY STAR certified Emerson Sensi™ smart thermostats are available for purchase at a discount during the assessment for $75 and includes installation. Only smart thermostats purchased during the assessment are eligible for installation.
You can purchase advanced power strips for your home office and entertainment systems during your assessment for $10 each. Installation is not included. For a limited time, customers that complete a virtual home assessment will receive a FREE advanced power strip!
Questions? View the
Home Energy Assessment FAQs.
Your energy advisor will perform a walkthrough either in-person or virtually (depending on the type of assessment you choose) of your home to identify energy saving opportunities. Customers that have an in-person assessment will have free products installed, while customers that have a virtual assessment will have free products dropped off to their home to self-install. After the assessment, the energy advisor will create a personalized report for your home identifying additional ways to save.
Single-family homes, two-flats, condos and townhomes are eligible. Renters in these building types are also eligible, with permission from their landlord.
Customers who meet the criteria listed above and have a smartphone or tablet with video capabilities and Wi-Fi or network connectivity are also eligible for the virtual home assessment offering. The virtual assessment video-sharing software, Surfly, works best with the following browsers: Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer 11 (Edge) and Opera.
Home Energy Assessment FAQs.
Certain program restrictions apply. Program details are subject to change or cancellation due to funding limits.
The ComEd Energy Efficiency Program is funded in compliance with state law.
Offers are subject to change.