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Baltimore Gas and Electric workers vote to unionize

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Baltimore Gas and Electric Company employees have voted to unionize under the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. The Baltimore Sun reports the workers will be organized under a new chapter, Local 410. Before, BGE was only one of six utilities ...

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BGE to make Md. electric rights-of-way into homes for pollinators

An adult monarch butterfly on a branch. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service photo)

Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. has plans to make some of its rights-of-way more hospitable to animals that pollinate plants. About 200 acres of BGE’s electric rights-of-way in Maryland state parks now maintained by mowing will become meadow or prairie ecosystems, which ...

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City school wins ‘Wires Down’ contest

Baltimore’s Sarah M. Roach Elementary School has won the top prize in the third annual BGE Wires Down Video Challenge. Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. presented the Star Power Award and $10,000 to the school on Wednesday at a school ...

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BGE set to charge opt-out meter fees

Customers who haven’t responded to Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.’s multiple requests to install a smart meter will be charged the $75 opt-out fee, BGE announced Wednesday. The Public Service Commission ruled Nov. 25 that BGE could charge the fee ...

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BGE awards $300K to environmental groups

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company Friday announced that it is providing more than $300,000 in grants to more than 40 local nonprofit environmental organizations as part of the BGE Green Grants program. The Green Grants range from $500 to $10,000 ...

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