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Bill Payment Assistance

District of Columbia

We want to share a few resources that can help you meet your energy needs.

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

  • Customers can receive up to $1,800 as a one-time Regular Energy Assistance benefit once a year from Oct.1 through Sept. 30.
  • Emergency Energy Assistance is available to low-income District residents who have received a disconnection notice for electric or gas, or are currently disconnected.
  • Call 311 or visit

Residential Aid Discount Program

The Residential Aid Discount (RAD) program aids customers through the DC Department of Energy and the Environment. RAD provides qualified customers with a monthly discount called the "Residential Aid Credit." For further information click:

Arrearage Management Program

  • The Arrearage Management Program or "AMP" allows qualifying Pepco customers in the District of Columbia the option of reducing or eliminating outstanding balances on residential accounts.
  • With AMP, customers receive a monthly credit, or matching payment, that goes toward unpaid account balances. This credit is in place every month for a single year (12 consecutive months).
  • To be eligible to participate in AMP, you must be:
    • A current or recent Pepco customer participating in our Residential Aid Discount program.
    • Have a minimum balance of $300 or more that is at least 60 days past due.

For further information please click here. To enroll please contact Pepco at 202-496-5830 or e-mail

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