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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.

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.
 

Three young adults intern with BGE and look toward the future

Three recent high school graduates have spent a second summer learning with BGE. As BGE interns, they are gaining skills and knowledge, solidifying their work ethic – and opening doors to greater opportunities.

Smart Energy Internships turn into opportunities for lifelong careers

Less than three years out of high school, former intern Daquan Alford is a top-performing Utility Trainee for BGE with his eye on the future

From STEM Academy to Smart Energy Internship to scholarship winner

Nesochim Iheanyi-Igwe, 16, will attend Ohio State University on a full scholarship provided by Exelon to study chemical engineering this fall. She joins BGE as a Smart Energy Intern for the summer after participating in Exelon’s STEM Leadership Academy in 2020.

Jessica Long, Paralympian and Super Bowl Super Star

Jessica Long, Paralympic gold medalist and daughter of BGE New Business Supervisor Steve Long, makes a big splash with her Toyota Superbowl ad.

BGE Safety Grants Help Rural Volunteer Fire Department Protect its Community

When the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Standards (MIEMSS) in 2019 required EMS vehicles to carry pediatric (or small adult) safety straps for stretchers, […]

Stop AAPI Hate

Speaking up in support of Asian Americans

Messages from BGE CEO Carim Khouzami and the BGE Racially Inclusive, Safe, and Equitable Community Initiative

Stop AAPI Hate

In their words: Baltimore members of Exelon’s Asian American employee resource group reflect on the increased threat of hatred and violence

“I often tend to stay quiet, just watching as most people fail to acknowledge this is happening.”

Calvin Butler and Carim Khouzami

Exelon Utilities CEO, BGE CEO named to The Daily Record’s 2021 Power 100 List

Calvin Butler and Carim Khouzami among Marylanders recognized for playing an outsize role in the state’s culture, lifestyle, civic conversation, and economic fortunes

BGE Celebrates Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Day

“We are truly appreciative and thankful for our gas workers’ efforts as they work year-round, especially during these challenging times, to maintain and modernize our natural gas system.”

BGE Severn River Bridge gas main project

Severn River Bridge gas main project is “something incredible being built”

BGE and contractor crews navigate unique complexities of proactive natural gas infrastructure work more than 70 feet off the ground

Solar ARC chargers charging two Chevy Bolts

Solar EV chargers provide BGE’s electric vehicle fleet with flexibility and full batteries

Finding the right mix of electric vehicle chargers – capacity, speed, and location – is vital for BGE to reach its goal of electrifying 50 percent of its fleet by 2030.

“We Need to Start Hugging and Stop Shooting.”

BGE’s Val Jenkins’ Hug Don’t Shoot non-profit is now dealing hugs across the country.

BGE drone pilots

Using drones to keep boaters, wildlife, and employees safe [Video]

Flying drones is a safer, more efficient way to install devices that help boaters and wildlife identify and avoid electric distribution lines.

One year later, 41 previously under- and unemployed people earned solid utility jobs

Majority of job opportunities are with some of BGE’s major contractors and offer a pathway to a life-long career

Ferguson Trenching: committed to the community through workforce development

Ferguson Trenching partnered with Civic Works and BGE to prepare – and hire – underserved Marylanders for utility careers.

Dre’s journey from highschool to a career | BGE’s Smart Energy Internship

Dre Mills is starting his career as a heavy truck mechanic after exposure to job possibilities through BGE’s Smart Energy Internship program