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BGE Winter Storm Elliott crew repair work

Winter Storm Elliott and the electric system investments that prevented 150,000 outages

Automation technology installed throughout the BGE electric distribution system helped customers avoid more than one outage for every outage that occurred during the most disruptive December storm in BGE’s 200-year history

BGE Celebrates the Opening of a New Storefront at JA Biztown

BGE partnered with Junior Achievement of Central Maryland to open a second storefront in their Baltimore area facility, JA Biztown!

Are You Ready for Winter?

As the temperatures drop, your energy use tends to rise.

Workforce Collaborative Celebrates The 100th Graduate!

Launched in September 2019, the BGE Workforce Collaborative provides a training program in partnership with Civic Works, for individuals who are interested in pursuing a utility infrastructure career.

Be Aware of Scams During the Holiday Season

With the holiday season rapidly approaching, BGE reminds customers to be on the lookout for imposters using energy-related scams to steal money and personal information.

BGE’s New Assistance Finder Provides Customers with Recommended Programs that Fit Their Needs

“BGE’s new Assistance Finder tool makes finding energy assistance easier than ever for our customers,” says Chimaobi Chijioke, vice president, customer operations at BGE. “The newly designed webpage guides customers in determining eligibility for assistance and includes resources, and energy efficiency tips.”

BGE Celebrates Partnerships with local HBCUs

HBCU Week celebrates the many benefits these institutions bring to our communities. Two BGE interns reflect on the opportunities they’ve gained through their HBCUs.

BGE crews working to restore power

BGE has restored more than 108,000 customers following August storm

Ongoing infrastructure investments helped avoid over 95,000 additional service interruptions. 

High Heat can Lead to High Bills

Anyone who may need help with their energy bill should contact BGE to help identify funding that may be available to help customers meet their energy needs.

Scamming attempts on the rise

Scammers attempt to pressure BGE customers into paying them immediately with a prepaid cash card or cryptocurrency to keep their power on

Putting the “Tea” in Community: BGE Energizing Small Business Grant Helps Cups Overflow

“They’re the electric company. I hadn’t thought of BGE in any other way,” Lynette Dodson says. “As I’ve gotten to know them more, I realize that community is important to BGE. They have really stepped up in that regard.”

The safety tradition meets new training tools

Steve Zell seeks ways that technology can improve utility training.

A young innovator rises rapidly at BGE

Kedrick Foster is always looking for ways to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

Training in the time of the Great Retirement

Danielle Ford is preserving a 200-year-old history of excellence and decades of institutional memory while bringing a new wave of employees into a 21st century utility.

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BGE launches an EV ride-hailing program with Lyft

BGE and Lyft teamed up to give drivers the option to rent an EV through Lyft’s Flexdrive Platform.

BGE has restored more than 183,000 customers after multiple mid-July storms

BGE has restored more than 183,000 customers after multiple storms that hit the central Maryland area in mid-July

Six Utilities, One Goal [Video]

Paul, a linemen from our sister utility, PECO, explains how the Exelon family of utilities work together to restore power to customers.

BGE Crews Restoring Power After Significant Storm Damage

The BGE service territory experienced significant system damage from the severe storms that impacted our area late Tuesday afternoon and into the evening.