Sometime around May 2012, you will open your BGE statement and react with mild pleasure, perhaps, on seeing that your bill is reduced by $200 or so.
True, this might be considered a long shot. History has held out such rebates before and then yanked them away. But there are reasons to believe that this time households will pocket a payoff tied to the sale of Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. and parent Constellation Energy.
Which is to say that Exelon Corp.'s proposed $7.9 billion buyout of Constellation, announced last week, will go through.
Gov. Martin O'Malley, whose support is indirectly critical to the deal, seems to be getting along better with Constellation boss...