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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. 

BGE drone team at Mervo

A new career path takes flight

BGE drone team puts their work on display for Baltimore City high school students to highlight job opportunities in the drone industry

Twins Follow Similar STEM Career Path at Exelon

Dawn and Amber are responsible for managing electrical distribution for two major utilities in the mid-Atlantic. This is their story.

Boys and Girls Club Westminster

The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster engages teens in healthy eating

A community garden introduces high school students to the joys of working in the dirt, the satisfaction of problem solving and the delights of fresh vegetables

The Peale Center builds on a legacy of art, natural beauty and innovation

A Green Grant from BGE will help the nation’s oldest museum reach out to nature and neighborhoods by adding gardens and greenery to Watchhouse Alley.

Bright Ideas brings Bountiful Harvest

A small grant has a large impact at KIPP Harmony Academy as students build indoor garden and learn the value of patience and care.

‘Project Lead the Way’ provides new path to STEM studies

BGE’s Bright Ideas Teacher Grants helps students grow their STEM skills… “once they have done a real world project in high school, in college they just say ‘I’ve got this.’”

Bikemore Mobile Bike Shop

A Mobile Bike Shop connects neighborhoods to opportunities

BGE supports Bikemore’s Mobile Bike Shop, which makes bikes ready to ride on the spot. The bike shops are also a place to start conversations with residents who want to make their neighborhoods safer and healthier.

What You Need to Know About Your Energy Supply Options

Third party gas and electric suppliers provide options for customers across the region, but BGE advises that you do your research before making a choice.

Don’t get scammed this holiday season!

Customers contact BGE every day about scammers falsely claiming that their electric or gas service will be disconnected unless an immediate payment is made. Here are some tips to make sure that scammers don’t get your money or information.

Adriana Gonzalez

From a life uprooted, a burgeoning career

An internship through BGE’s workforce development program is the latest stop for Adriana Gonzalez, who moved to Baltimore from Puerto Rico with her family and started over—unexpectedly.