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Lauren McKee and BGE crew

Tips to lower your energy usage – and costs – this summer

As summer kicks off, it’s not too late to prepare your home to help you save money and energy during the hottest part of the year.

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

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

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.
 

Johnston Square

Smart LED Streetlights are a “critical step” in Johnston Square neighborhood revitalization [Video]

BGE partners with Baltimore City government, community stakeholders to make streets safer and more welcoming to residents and businesses by installing Smart LED Streetlights.

BGE Grants Help Keep Stevenson University Students Safe

“The university has two jobs: provide students with a quality education and keep them safe while they are away from home.”

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, […]

Exelon separation

Exelon, parent company of BGE, plans to spin off its generation business

BGE is committed to ensuring a seamless transition and positive customer experience throughout the process and beyond

BGE Annapolis EV charger multifamily dwelling

BGE installs 100th EV charging station in Maryland

BGE is one of the fastest growing charger providers in Maryland–more than 170 EV charging ports are ready for use and 190 more will be installed in 2021

Click. Tap. Swipe. Easy ways to manage your BGE account

    For many of us, smart phones are an essential part of our daily lives. Checking emails, texting family and friends, or watching cute […]

BGE’s Electric Vehicle Program, EVsmart, boosts transportation electrification in Maryland

In just one year, more than 250 residential customers have claimed EV charger rebates, 200 of 500 BGE-owned public chargers have been reserved by governmental partners, and EV adoption continues to grow

BGE Smart Energy Savers Program® Offers Fresh Start for Commercial Laundry Corporation

“I would have been out of business if it weren’t for BGE.”

New EV Charging Rates provide flexibility and savings for drivers

Vehicle Charging Rate launched using innovative technology as EV charging becomes more accessible throughout Maryland; charger rebates also now available to Tesla owners

BGE is Ready for Severe Weather and Summer Heat. Are you?

Here’s how you can prepare for thunderstorms, hurricanes, and other severe weather that could cause electric service outages
 

BGE truck in Essex

BGE Launches Customer Relief and Energy Infrastructure Investment Plan to Support Pandemic Economic Recovery

More than 300 energy infrastructure projects and BGE operations in central Maryland support $15 billion in local economic impact and 26,000 jobs over the next three years.

Supporting Our Community During COVID 19: A Message from BGE Chief Customer Officer Tamla Olivier

BGE suspends service disconnections for nonpayment and waives new late fees for residential customers through at least September 1, November 15, 2020 extending the moratorium put in place to support our customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

BGE storm damage repair work

Photos: BGE crews restore service to more than 63,000 customers impacted by severe storms

High winds and heavy rain damaged electric equipment throughout central Maryland during back-to-back weather events in April 2020

Gift of Energy

Give the Gift of Energy with BGE’s new program

Know someone who needs help with their energy bill? Give them a Gift of Energy. Use BGE’s Gift of Energy Program to purchase energy bill credits for friends, family.