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BGE Reminding Customers To Prepare For Potential Outages

BGE is preparing for the worst, as severe weather makes its way to the East Coast.

06/12/2013

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After Derecho, Public Service Commission Orders Power Utilities To Improve

A new report by the Public Service Commission is ordering BGE and other utilities to make major changes following last year’s devastating derecho storm.

02/27/2013

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Energy Officials Finally Shed Light On Super Bowl Blackout

Until now, everyone was still in the dark, trying to figure out what caused a power outage during Sunday’s Super Bowl game in New Orleans. Energy officials are taking the blame.

02/08/2013

Pepco

Power Outage In Prince George’s Affects Andrews

The Pepco utility company says a fallen tree cut power to thousands of customers in Prince George’s County and the District of Columbia.

02/08/2013

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Maryland To Buy Chicken-Litter Power

Chicken waste will one day power state offices and university buildings in Maryland.

01/25/2013

Power, BGE

Hundreds Without Power In Md. Due To Storm

Utility companies say they’ve restored electricity to nearly all of the more than 7,000 customers in central and western Maryland affected by a winter storm.

12/27/2012

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Some Thought Massive Power Outage In Annapolis Marked End Of The World

A massive power outage in Annapolis still has many people talking Friday morning. That’s because it created a light show across the sky. Some were wondering: is it the end of the world?

12/21/2012

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14% Of Garrett County Homes Still Lack Power

Potomac Edison says about 3,200 homes and businesses in Garrett County are still without power a week after Superstorm Sandy dumped up to 2 1/2 feet of snow in the far western Maryland mountains.

11/05/2012

garrett county snow

Progress Reported In Md. Snowstorm Recovery

The share of homes and business still without power in snow-covered Garrett County fell below half Friday as utility and road crews gained the upper hand in confronting blizzard damage from Superstorm Sandy.

11/02/2012

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Md. Copes With Sandy’s Aftermath; More Than 3,000 Customers Still In The Dark

Massive cleanup efforts are still underway days after superstorm Sandy tore through our area. The lights are still off for some as others are picking up the pieces.

11/01/2012

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Thousands Of Marylanders Wait For Power To Come Back On

Thousands remain without power this hour after superstorm Sandy swept through the area. Over 90% of BGE customers have had their power restored, but most of the others should be back up and running by Friday night.

10/31/2012

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Brain Power Foods May Improve Cognitive Abilities

Doctors say cognitive abilities can start dropping in your 40s, but some foods may help.

10/31/2012

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