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Power outages continue to disrupt mid-Atlantic

WASHINGTON — For many in the Mid-Atlantic region, Hurricane Irene caused only minor inconveniences. But hundreds of thousands of others remained without power Monday, including some who could wait days for their electricity to return. And for a few, the ...

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Getaways: The Final Frontier

Ladies and gentlemen, this is my final Getaways post. Yes, that’s right. I’m taking a job in D.C. and leaving Baltimore. I decided to ignore that silly WaPo article about Baltimore being better than the District. But hopefully “Getaways” itself ...

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BGE: All systems operating well following quake

Baltimore Gas & Electric spokesman Rob Gould says the utility’s systems appear to be operating well, although inspections are ongoing following an earthquake along the East Coast. The utility, which serves about 1.2 million electric customers in central Maryland and ...

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BGE: More than 1,000 without power in Maryland

Baltimore Gas and Electric says more than 1,000 customers are without power following thunderstorms over the weekend. The utility was reporting on its website that as of 7 a.m. Monday, about 815 customers lacked power in Baltimore city. About another ...

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Top 5: ‘You got to let us be heard’

Middle East residents expressed their anger Thursday night at a presentation from East Baltimore Development Inc. and Ravens games may be a little trickier to get into this year. Those stories and more in this week’s business top 5. 1. ...

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BGE doesn’t expect to use peak response program

Baltimore Gas and Electric says more hot weather is coming, but it doesn’t expect it will need to use a demand response program that prompted complaints from customers and a review by state regulators. The Maryland Public Service Commission is ...

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2,500 terminate enrollment in BGE PeakRewards program

About 2,500 customers have terminated their enrollment in Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.’s PeakRewards program after their air conditioning was cut off for hours during one of the hottest day of the year. The PeakRewards program was started in 2007 ...

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PSC to review BGE energy-saving program complaints

The Maryland Public Service Commission is reviewing complaints from some of the participants in Baltimore Gas and Electric’s energy-saving program that allows the utility to turn off heating and air conditioning units when demand is the highest. Regulators announced Monday ...

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