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Md. Seeks To Ease Pain Of Winter Heating Bills

Maryland utility regulators say the high cost of heating homes and businesses during this long, cold winter may put more customers at risk of being shut off after March 31.

03/07/2014

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Law Would Prevent Smart Meters From Selling Secrets

Smart meters may promise a new way to track home electricity, but they’re also prompting a push for new laws to control the technology.

03/06/2014

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Messy March: Md. Prepares For Wintry Mix Of Rain, Sleet & Snow

Winter just won’t quit. Another storm is moving toward Maryland.

03/02/2014

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BGE Customers Who Don’t Switch To New System Forced To Pay Opt-Out Fee

A major change from BGE–putting its entire grid on a new, “Smart Meter” system. But WJZ has learned people who don’t want the Smart Meters will have to pay to opt-out.

02/28/2014

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Panel Sets Opt-Out Fees For Smart Meters

The Public Service Commission has set fees for Maryland’s utility customers who do not want smart meters installed in their homes or businesses.

02/26/2014

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Boy, 8, Walking Home From School Killed By Debris In Rowhome Fire, Collapse

An 8-year-old boy was in the wrong place at the wrong time. He was walking home from elementary school when he was killed in an explosive fire.

02/20/2014

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Utility Crews Working To Power Up Pa., Md.

Utility crews labored around the clock for yet another day Saturday, working to restore electricity to the nearly 175,000 customers in Pennsylvania and Maryland still without power following an early week ice storm. Some customers have been told it could be several more days before power is restored.

02/08/2014

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After Wicked Weather, Power Outages Persist For Some Into The Weekend

Thousands of people in the region remain without power. It’s been almost three full days since a wicked ice storm knocked out power to tens of thousands.

02/07/2014

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BGE Offers New Budget Billing Plan After Polar Vortex

BGE is providing budget billing plans to help customers after weeks of cold temperatures.

02/01/2014

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Police Bust 2 In Burglary Attempt At BGE Substation

Anne Arundel County Police bust two men in a burglary attempt at a Baltimore Gas Electric substation in Glen Burnie.

01/31/2014

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Grid Operator Urges Electricity Conservation As Frigid Cold Returns

Utilities and the Mid-Atlantic region’s electricity grid operator are urging residents to conserve electricity as a wave of frigid cold bears down on the area.

01/28/2014

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Explosion Inside Glen Burnie Home Forces Evacuations

An investigation is underway after an explosion inside a house in Anne Arundel County.

01/23/2014

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