D.C. Regulators Reject Proposed Merger Of Exelon, PepcoRegulators in the District of Columbia rejected the proposed merger of power companies Exelon and Pepco on Tuesday, saying the deal would not benefit ratepayers.
Maryland Regulators Approve Exelon-Pepco MergerMaryland regulators have granted conditional approval for a proposed $6.8 billion merger between Exelon Corp. and Pepco Holdings Inc.
Pepco: Downed Transmission Line Responsible For D.C. Power OutagesWidespread power outages sweep across Washington, D.C. and Maryland, forcing thousands in the dark, including the White House along with other high security buildings.
Md. Commission Approves Rate Hike For PepcoThe Maryland Public Service Commission has approved an electricity rate hike for Pepco, but less than the utility requested.
Exelon Strikes Deal Worth $6.8 Billion To Acquire PepcoA major electric and gas utility announcement from Exelon Corporation---the parent company of BGE. Wednesday night, Exelon said it will buy Pepco and its subsidiaries, which provide electricity to hundreds of thousands on the Eastern Shore and in the Maryland suburbs around Washington DC.
D.C. Water Adopts System To Make Power, FertilizerThis is a topic that one must approach delicately so as not to offend the reader's sensibilities, but since it is a matter of importance for which you may receive a bill for some portion of $470 million, we start out with an analogy.
Panel Sets Opt-Out Fees For Smart MetersThe Public Service Commission has set fees for Maryland's utility customers who do not want smart meters installed in their homes or businesses.
More Than 15,000 Without Power In MarylandMore than 15,000 customers are without power in Maryland as winter weather moves through the region. But the number is down from earlier in the day.
Pepco Seeks $43.3M Rate Hike For Md. CustomersThe utility Pepco is seeking a $43.3 million rate hike in Maryland, the utility's third requested increase in two years.
Pepco Donates Smoke Alarms To Prince George's Co.Pepco is donating smoke alarms to fire officials in Prince George's County.
Montgomery Co. Executive To Appeal Pepco Rate HikeMontgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett says he'll appeal the Maryland Public Service Commission's decision to grant Pepco a $27.9 million rate increase and a new surcharge to improve grid reliability.
DC Mayor Wants To Move Power Lines UndergroundDistrict of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray wants to move up to 60 major power lines underground at a cost of $1 billion to prevent extended outages in the future.