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Fountain Green Elementary School in Harford County Wins BGE’s Natural Gas Safety Contest

“Educating our customers, especially children, on how to remain safe around natural gas is a priority for BGE.”

Outdoor Classroom Boasts Weather Station and Tier Five Garden

“Students were fascinated that Catonsville received 84 inches of rain last year, more than any other Maryland town.”

BGE Crews Headed to Illinois to Help Restore Power

Severe winter weather – snow, ice, and high winds – is expected to hit northern Illinois. BGE lineworkers will support peers from ComEd as outages are anticipated across the region.

BGE EDRU crew in M&T Bank Stadium

Purple Thursday in the electric room

The Ravens home playoff matchup this weekend is a significant event for the team and its fans—and BGE. Here’s what we do before kickoff to ensure service reliability on gameday.

Making Hiking Trails and Parklands Better in Baltimore

Leakin Park visitors enjoy reforestation and restoration along an upgraded section of natural gas pipeline that safely and reliably serves BGE customers.

Fire and Ice: Vital resources for the first responders who perform emergency ice rescues

In Baltimore County, two volunteer fire departments are responsible for ice rescue emergencies, which require hours of training and specialized equipment. And that equipment doesn’t come cheap.

Community Ecology Center garden

The Community Ecology Center connects people with the land that supports us all

With help from a BGE Green Grant, community gardens will offer area residents new skills and healthy outdoor activities – as well as delicious vegetables.

“Every decision and every investment we make is with the customer in mind…”

Meet Carim Khouzami, BGE’s new CEO. He grew up in Baltimore and is a die-hard O’s fan, and now he’s returning to the company where he formerly served as CFO.

First BGE EV Fast Charger installed in Carroll County

In just 30 minutes, electric vehicle drivers can now fully charge their cars in Carroll County

Kids on the Creek

Children get soaked with water, fun and facts during Kids on the Creek Day

The Spa Creek Conservancy introduces kids to the joys of splashing around and connects them to their local waterway

Cy Applebee-Kellett in the Patapsco River

BGE trash cages prevent nearly a ton of trash from washing into Patapsco River

Runoff from large area of south Baltimore flows out of two storm drains at BGE’s Spring Gardens facility – and leaves trash behind.

When underground is underwater: Repairing an electric cable at the bottom of Bear Creek

One skiff, barge and diver later, BGE underground lines crew safely makes repairs to damaged cable on a frigid fall day.

Innovative Music Studio Feeds Kids’ Creativity

“One group created a podcast from a discussion about one of the books they read in class.”

Humane Society of Carroll County

Helping vulnerable pets when they are most in need

“Knowing where you can get help for your pets in an emergency is something most families don’t think about. There are resources like ours that can help,” said Dawn Kinna, Humane Society of Carroll County.

Historic Broadway Market reopens in Fells Point

BGE helped bring the once dormant market back to life

First BGE Workforce Collaborative class graduates

Program successfully connects job seekers with major contractors to support increased pace of work on BGE’s electric and gas infrastructure

Connecting communities, lighting the way

LED street lights are more efficient than older lights – cities that use them can save money and reduce emissions. BGE has partnered with multiple jurisdictions to bring the technology online.

Are You Winter Ready? BGE’s crews and equipment are!

The American Gas Association expects customers may see lower residential gas bills this winter… but no matter how you heat your home, you can use these tips to help lower your bills.