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
Mervo’s lead plumbing instructor gains insights on how to position his students for utility careers
An innovative summer externship program gives teachers on-the-job experience they can translate to classrooms
BGE Smart Energy Interns gain experience at home during pandemic
Nearly 50 interns from area high schools focused on the trades will experience BGE’s Smart Energy Internship from home this year, gaining skills and experience that will help them develop their career path
Rickey McCarter’s journey to clear the next hurdle
A training program in utility construction work gave him skills and support when he needed it most. Within eight months of finishing the program, his hard work and determination have him on track to be a foreman.
Maryland Kids have the Energy to Learn with BGE
New remote learning program is helping students, parents and teachers continue to learn about electric and natural gas safety.
Imagine Your Story.
BGE is supporting summer reading initiatives at public libraries in Baltimore and Carroll Counties with sponsorship and energy savings learning materials.
BGE, Baltimore City Public Schools launch plumbing career program
New program at Mervo is next chapter in workforce development; “I didn’t grow up in a neighborhood that has a lot of opportunities and that’s why my internship at BGE meant so much to me”
Red Alert! BGE’s “Wires Down” Challenge Back
It’s a jingle with an incredibly important message that many folks know by heart.
Fountain Green Elementary School in Harford County Wins BGE’s Natural Gas Safety Contest
“Educating our customers, especially children, on how to remain safe around natural gas is a priority for BGE.”
BGE brings a weather station and a tier 5 garden to Hillcrest Elementary
“Students were fascinated that Catonsville received 84 inches of rain last year, more than any other Maryland town.”
Innovative Music Studio Feeds Kids’ Creativity
“One group created a podcast from a discussion about one of the books they read in class.”
BGE introduces Mervo Students to a new career path: Drone Piloting
BGE drone team puts their work on display for Baltimore City high school students to highlight job opportunities in the drone industry
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.’”
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.
Nailed it! Girls grades 7-12 learn from BGE’s best women field workers
Yes, girls enjoy construction jobs, too!
Outward Bound Pushes 40+ BGE Highschool Interns to New Heights
BGE’s Smart Energy High School Interns had a fantastic day at Outward Bound pushing their personal boundaries, developing leadership skills and building relationships with their new colleagues.
The Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School unveiled an expanded ropes challenge course at Leakin Park in Baltimore City.