Maryland regulators say you can opt out of accepting your utilities\’ smart meters, but do you have to pay for it?
Pepco says it\’s restored electricity to more than 2,200 Pepco customers in the District.
Thousands of Potomac Edison customers without power may want
to find another place to stay after a spokesman for the utility company said
Wednesday there is \”absolutely no way\” power will be restored to all customers by
the end of Wednesday.
An energy vampire in your house is sucking your wallet dry. But you can drive a stake into it and reduce your energy costs by 10 percent with just a little effort.
With severe storms threatening to roll into the area Wednesday, weather forecasters are playing key roles at area utility companies.
Baltimore Gas and Electric\’s request for a rate hike would add 4 percent to electric bills and 4 percent to natural gas bills.
If approved, the seven-year, $1 billion
construction project would bury 60
power distribution lines in Northwest, Northeast and Southeast.
The District government is going off the reservation for its
electricity supply, preparing a utility-sized solicitation to
purchase a third of its power from alternative sources.
Here are some things you can do to conserve
electricity when it gets hot. If the electricity
goes off, here are the phone numbers to area power