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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

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.

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.

Hundreds turn out to turn inefficient air conditioners into cash

Customers from as far away as southwest Baltimore traveled to Bel Air to recycle their appliances

Connecting Job Seekers with Opportunities in Energy

The pace of major infrastructure work on BGE’s gas system is increasing… and contractors need a steady source of capable and committed employees. BGE and Civic Works came together to find that source while bringing opportunity to the community.

Irvine Nature Center

Irvine Nature Center encourages us to explore, respect and protect nature

A BGE Green Grant will help the center train volunteers to share knowledge and enthusiasm about the natural environment

“When we come from a place of purpose, the impact ripples outward…”

BGE CEO Calvin Butler delivered the keynote address at Maryland Governor Larry Hogan’s Business Summit and shared why it is so important to nurture a culture that celebrates diversity and demands inclusion

BGE in Puerto Rico for Hurricane Maria mutual assistance

In Hurricane Maria’s wake, a sense of purpose

Rafael Olazagasti reflects on working to restore power for people in Puerto Rico months after a Category 4 hurricane devastated the island

Exelon Baltimore immigration law pro bono clinic

Exelon Baltimore pro bono legal clinic helps those seeking immigration relief

Legal and bilingual staff from Exelon, BGE, and Constellation volunteer their time to make vital legal services accessible to vulnerable members of the Baltimore community. Christia Ravenell, assistant general counsel at BGE, reflects on her experience.

Captain Mercaptan Forms New Dynamic Duo to Educate Students About Gas Safety!

“The Adventures of Captain Mercaptan®, BGE Natural Gas Safety Hero Challenge” has returned and now features WBAL-TV meteorologist Ava Marie as exclusive celebrity judge.

Energizing The Future While Connecting With The Past

Meet Daquan Alford, a 2018 graduate of BGE’s Smart Energy Workforce Development Program and one of 10 program participants who have been hired full-time by BGE after graduating high school.

Softball teams shaking hands

BGE Softball Classic a Perfect Game

The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation is committed to helping kids reach their full potential through character education programs and youth development parks. BGE has raised more than $350,000 for the non-profit this year.

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Nailed it! Girls grades 7-12 learn from BGE’s best women field workers

Yes, girls enjoy construction jobs, too! Twenty-five middle school and high school girls spent the day at BGE’s Spring Gardens natural gas facility for the […]

BGE CEO Calvin Butler and STEM participants

Energizing Young Women in STEM

“It is really important to focus on science and math and engineering because you can really change the world that way.”