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Electricity Production and Distribution

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  • Constellation's partnership with French company tested

    Crisis can trash or temper a marriage. We'll soon know which way it goes for Baltimore's Constellation Energy Group and France's EDF Group. Their partnership in owning and developing nuclear electricity plants is being tested by the terrible economy,...
  • Critic of Constellation deal wants $810 million in incentives

    Critic of Constellation deal wants $810 million in incentives
    A critic of Constellation Energy Group's proposed merger with Chicago-based Exelon Corp. wants the two firms to provide $810 million in incentives to Maryland ratepayers and other stakeholders as part of the power companies' deal. The proposal by Good...
  • Forest Hill residents question BGE plans to prevent outages

    Forest Hill residents gathered around information stations at a BGE open house Monday evening, where company representatives were on hand to answer questions from those who have experienced numerous power outages this summer, including some lasting...
  • Constellation/Exelon deal: Reliability should be the main concern

    Constellation/Exelon deal: Reliability should be the main concern
    The last couple of times Constellation Energy tried to sell all or part of itself to an out-of-state company, Gov. Martin O'Malley's focus was almost entirely on the pocketbooks of two groups: Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. customers, and Constellation...
  • Constellation, Exelon agree to more concessions

    Constellation Energy Group and Exelon Corp. have agreed to additional concessions to alleviate concerns over market power in the mid-Atlantic's electricity grid under the companies' plan to merge, according to documents filed Tuesday with federal and...
  • BGE service in Forest Hill a lightning rod

    It's easy to be critical of natural monopolies like Baltimore Gas and Electric. When we flip the switch and the light doesn't go on, at best it's an inconvenience. The list of modern conveniences that have evolved into near necessities is a long one,...
  • Energy analysts: Constellation-Exelon merger likely to go through

    Despite continuing challenges to Constellation Energy Group's plans to sell itself to Exelon Corp., analysts say the $7.9 billion deal is likely to overcome major regulatory obstacles, including those in Maryland, where critics are seeking concessions...
  • Constellation reportedly takeover target of Chicago power company

    Constellation reportedly takeover target of Chicago power company
    Constellation Energy Group is reportedly in the final stages of takeover negotiations that could see it absorbed by the Chicago-based power company Exelon Corp., a deal that would usher Baltimore's last Fortune 500 company headquarters out of town. For...
  • Lost 'Fortune'

    Lost 'Fortune'
    Walk the streets of downtown Baltimore, and you might feel the presence of its corporate ghosts. On Gay Street, perhaps you'll meet Alexander Brown, the Irish immigrant who started the nation's first investment firm here more than 200 years ago. Head...
  • This time, Constellation takeover will go through

    This time, Constellation takeover will go through
    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...
  • The problem with wind: It doesn't get us close to zero carbon

    The problem with wind: It doesn't get us close to zero carbon
    The Maryland legislature has deferred a decision on offshore wind pending a "summer study." Here are questions that businessmen and prudent investors would typically ask before making a large, long-term commitment: How much will it cost? What are the...
  • Prospects dim for both nuclear energy and Constellation

    Prospects dim for both nuclear energy and Constellation
    When Constellation Energy Group and EDF Group teamed up three years ago, the economy was riding high, and so were they. Rising energy prices and a growing economy prompted them to propose the once unthinkable: developing, building and operating the first...