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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 the chance to earn a bill credit. Here is a look at the extensive work that goes into activating a Demand Response event.

ULC Robotics CISBOT technicians

Stopping gas leaks from the inside out

CISBOT gives BGE a more cost-effective way to repair and rehabilitate a century-old gas main in the heart of downtown Baltimore with no disruption to customers

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.

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BGE EVsmart on the Annapolis Crabs podcast

“We’re helping make people feel comfortable with this transition into electrification”

Key Crossing: Maximizing Reliability, Minimizing Impacts

BGE continuously monitors its equipment in order to continue safe and reliable service for our customers. As infrastructure ages, we repair or replace impacted equipment… even when it runs under a major waterway.

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.

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.”

BGE EVsmart event

EVsmart Celebration Features High Heat, Low Emissions

Bright sun and a heat index higher than 100 couldn’t keep more than 150 people from celebrating EVsmart and learning how they can turn their commutes green in more ways than one.

Transmission lines

Energy Savings Days: What they mean for you

Electricity usage spikes on the hottest days. It’s an opportunity for BGE customers to take simple steps to conserve energy—and earn bill credits!

Smart Energy Intern in net at Outward Bound

Outward Bound Pushes Smart Energy 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.

BGE lineworker

Thank you, lineworkers!

BGE joins utilities across the country today in celebration of the women and men whose work provides customers with the safe, reliable electric service they depend on to power so many essential parts of their personal and professional lives.

Old car and electric vehicle side by side

Save Even More with New Rebates for EV Chargers

BGE’s EVsmart Program offers $300 rebates for residential customers who install a smart charger. It also helps Maryland meet its goal of having 300,000 zero-emission vehicles on the road by 2025 to improve air quality and Chesapeake Bay health.

New York Central gallops past the Pimlico infield pavilion after winning the Maryland Sprint Stakes on May 18, 2019.

Powering the Preakness

How BGE ensures electric reliability for the second jewel of the Triple Crown

Downed pole on a car

Wires Fall on Your Car… What Do You Do?

How to stay safe if electric wires contact your car.

Call center employees at work station by window

BGE Opens State-of-the-Art Call Center in Downtown Baltimore

Great people need great spaces to do great things. BGE’s new contact center is bigger, brighter and more conducive to innovation and collaboration than ever before

Muddy creek sunset

Keeping Muddy Creek Clear

In Anne Arundel County, Muddy Creek is a sleepy stream that empties into the Rhode River. But when heavy rains hit, a span of the Creek that crosses a BGE transmission right-of-way (ROW) turns into a high-speed sediment delivery service headed straight for the Chesapeake Bay.

BGE Chevy Volt at a charging station

Myths, busted: Electric Vehicles

Can EVs get you where you need to go? Will your electric bill skyrocket? Aren’t they more expensive? And are they really ‘clean?’
Find out!

Nissan LEAF at lord baltimore building

Electric vehicles made easy

Any vehicle that is powered by electricity from a plug-in rechargeable battery is an electric vehicle (EV).
But did you know there are different types of EVs?