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Power companies offer free trees

Pepco and BGE are offering their customers free trees and advice on where to plant them.

Saturday - 04/27/2013, 11:26am EDT

Tags: Max Smith, trees, Pepco, bge

BGE warns of new phone scam

In the scam, customers are told their bills are overdue and that they need a specific Visa card to pay them off.

Monday - 04/15/2013, 04:09am EDT

Tags: bge, phone scam, Baltimore Gas and Electric, thomas warren, visa, credit cards

BGE to bathe building in purple light

Baltimore Gas and Electric says it will light its downtown headquarters with purple lights to celebrate the Baltimore Ravens' appearance in the NFL playoffs.

Friday - 01/04/2013, 02:11pm EST

Tags: Ravens fans, bge

Most get power back after disruption to BGE lines

Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen says the sky was vibrating almost between blue and green and bright white after a high voltage transmission line left 70,000 BGE customers in the dark Thursday night.

Friday - 12/21/2012, 02:07pm EST

Tags: Josh Cohen, power outage, bge, Annapolis

Pepco, Dominion Power trying to keep the power on during storms

Pepco spokesman Marcus Beal says the utility company is pursuing a reliability improvement plan, which includes replacing older equipment, trimming trees and moving selected lines underground.

Saturday - 11/10/2012, 03:00pm EST

Tags: Pepco, Dominion Power, bge, Sandy, utilities, Max Smith

BGE sends crews to assist with restoration in Pa.

Baltimore Gas and Electric says it has deployed more than 40 utility workers to support its sister utility, PECO, with power restoration work in suburban Philadelphia.

Saturday - 11/03/2012, 02:29pm EDT

Tags: bge

Power outage numbers in D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia

Superstorm Sandy caused massive power outages in the D.C. area. WTOP has been updating the latest outage numbers throughout the storm.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 10:16am EDT

Tags: power outage, Pepco, bge, Dominion Power, Hurricane Sandy

Utilities: 24-hour power restoration not realistic

Unless utilities fundamentally change how they distribute energy, they won't be able to restore power to all customers within 24 hours after a hurricane-like storm, officials told Maryland regulators on Thursday.

Friday - 09/14/2012, 03:29am EDT

Tags: PSC, derecho, Maryland Public Service Commission, power outages, Pepco, bge, utilities

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Md. PSC questions utilities about smart meter roll out

The Maryland Public Service Commission wants to know what type of smart meters the companies plan to install or have installed in their service areas and whether they know of any reports of electrical overheating or malfunction associated the new technology.

Friday - 08/24/2012, 05:46pm EDT

Tags: utility, Public Service Commission, Pepco, bge, Delmarva Power, SMECO, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative, Courtney Nogas, kate Ryan, smart meter, consumer news

PSC utility wraps up derecho hearings

Almost two months after the derecho ripped through the region leaving more than one million customers without power, an investigation by regulators into how utilities handled the storm is moving into a new phase.

Thursday - 08/23/2012, 06:15am EDT

Tags: derecho, michelle basch, PSC, Public Service Commission, bge, Dominion, Pepco

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