| Nov 6, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Maryland retained its ninth-best ranking on a national comparison of states' energy efficiency efforts, but a separate report also out Wednesday said Maryland must up the ante if it doesn't want to fall short of its own goals.
The state score card,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:27 PM
In support of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and to encourage and support youth in their quest for education and career opportunities based in STEM, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) recently presented $15,000...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.'s third request for higher rates in as many years brought out zero customers — angry or otherwise — to offer their opinions to state regulators Monday night.
The hearing in Annapolis was the first of five...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 3:38 AM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. plans to announce today that it will pay $350,000 to a group of African-American job candidates to resolve hiring-diversity concerns raised by the federal government.
A routine audit by the U.S. Department of Labor found...
| Nov 3, 2013
James Malaro Jr. bought electricity from a company other than his utility for the first time last fall. The deal quickly went bad.
The Centreville man hadn't realized it, but the money-saving rate he'd been quoted was variable, not fixed. It more than...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:52 AM
State regulators are holding a series of meetings next week to get public feedback about Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.'s pending requests for a rate increase and monthly surcharges on gas and electric customers.
The meetings, which all begin at 7 p.m.,...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. said Friday that it anticipates its natural gas prices for residential customers will be slightly higher this winter than they were last year — about $2 more over the entire five-month heating season if temperatures...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. warned Wednesday that scammers are targeting some customers, claiming their power will be shut off unless they make an immediate payment.
The callers, who say they represent BGE, instruct consumers to pay by telephone...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:30 PM
One of the largest urban woodland parks in the eastern United States appears destined to get less wooded. Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. aims to cut a swath up to two miles long through Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park in West Baltimore to replace an aging...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 7:18 PM
A 23-year-old man was killed early Saturday when his car crashed into an electric company pole on W. Joppa Road, Baltimore County police said.
Joseph Polovoy, of the unit block of Tremblant Court in Lutherville-Timonium, was driving a 2007 Lexus west...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Jeffrey F. Ritter, a physician's assistant who was recalled for his bedside manner and willingness to listen, died Friday of cardiac arrest related to kidney disease at Hanover Hospital in Pennsylvania. The former Westminster resident was 55.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:15 AM
An emergency drill is being conducted by Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. at its Spring Gardens facility in South Baltimore on Thursday morning.
The drill began at 7 a.m. and will last through noon "to provide an opportunity for BGE and Baltimore City...