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Laurel Volunteer Fire Department received a new lift for their new ambulance

Laurel VFD Gets a New Lift for a New Ride

A BGE grant helped the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department (VFD) afford a new ambulance.

AMP Leadership Team standing in front of their banner

Injured in the Great Outdoors? Austere Medical Professionals to the Rescue

A group of volunteers, including physicians and EMS personnel, work hard to bring hospital-level medical care to patients in any remote location.

Call 811 safe digging

Planting new shrubs? Putting in a deck? Refreshing your flowerbed? Call 811!

“Know What’s Below” before any new home project that requires digging

March is Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Month at BGE

“At BGE, we hold a special place in history as the nation’s first gas utility and our natural gas workers are committed to providing safe and reliable service for our customers.” – Dawn White, vice president of Gas Distribution

Recycled units being loaded into trucks

100,000 Appliances Recycled… and Counting!

BGE hits major milestone in appliance recycling program, allowing thousands of customers to save money and help the environment

BGE: New Look, Same Dedication and Commitment

BGE’s parent company for the last ten years, Exelon, has officially completed separation from its former power generation business, Constellation. 

A month working side-by-side with utility employees helps teachers prepare students for the energy field.

After spending most of the summer break at BGE, three teachers are demonstrating how the skills students learn in high school can transfer to utility jobs.

Back to School for the Kids: Goats Return to Towson University’s Arboretum

A BGE Green Grant sponsors goats munching invasive plants and protecting cherished woods.

Innovation in Action: BGE Employee Innovates to Keep Team Safe

BGE employees designed their own reliable transformer fall protection device to help them safely perform their day-to-day tasks

BGE truck in Essex

BGE Announces Senior Leadership Changes

Appointments related to the separation of the Exelon companies 

Turning the Page, Making a Difference

Powerful partnerships provide invaluable pro bono legal services to help many start a new chapter.

Notice purple streetlights? Let us know so we can fix it!

A manufacturer defect causes the color of some LED streetlights to gradually turn purple or blue

Bringing virtual reality down to earth

Joe Braun is always looking for a better way to do things. When he realized that virtual reality – something video gamers know well – could give employees valuable experience, he worked with BGE’s training department to incorporate VR into its coursework.

Powering our Communities – how BGE focuses our corporate giving

Powering our communities is just the beginning. BGE considers it our responsibility to improve the quality of life for people in the communities where we live, work, and serve.

No osprey left behind

For decades, BGE has protected osprey families from fire and injury by relocating osprey nests away from power poles. This summer, osprey safety became personal for BGE employees who had the satisfaction of learning an injured chick they had rescued had fully recovered – and is ready to fly south.

After 31 years, BGE President and Chief Operating Officer Stephen J. Woerner says good-bye Baltimore, hello Boston.

“There’s a lot that BGE has to be proud of – how you tap into ideas within a team and surface those ideas and give resources to those ideas to make a difference. I will take that with me.”

44 small businesses receive $20,000 pandemic relief grants

“We are a social club which operates for the enjoyment and entertainment of our guests. Our place as an anchor institution in the Black community is undisputed and valued by neighbors, friends, and families across Baltimore City and beyond. With the $20,000 award we will revitalize our business.” — John Harris, Arch Social Club.

BGE demand response team

Energy Savings Day: Behind the scenes with the BGE Behavioral Demand Response teams

You may have received an alert for an Energy Savings Day and knew it meant the chance to earn a bill credit. Here is a look at the extensive work that goes into activating a Demand Response event.