Crews are making progress in restoring power to those affected by severe storms that blew through the mid-Atlantic region.
Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) said that more than 24,000 of its customers lost power due to Saturday’s storms. Of those, over 14,900 are still without electricity.
A group of environmentalists and residents say they oppose bringing a power line carrying electricity from proposed offshore wind turbines on shore at Assateague Island.
Baltimore Gas & Electric says it is seeking rate increases for electricity and natural gas distribution.
Sixty days. That’s how long Gov. Martin O’Malley is giving state energy advisers to figure out a plan to improve Maryland’s electrical system. It comes following a series of storms that knocked out power to hundreds of thousands.
The impact of Maryland’s brutal storm on June 29 is still being felt by some, including at St. Martin’s Home in Catonsville that cares for needy seniors.
Pepco would be required to bury more power lines in the District of Columbia under legislation proposed by members of the D.C. Council.
Nine days after a violent storm that brought near-hurricane-force winds to the Mid-Atlantic region, the last remaining power outages have been restored.
Thousands of residents in the mid-Atlantic region still remain without power more than a week after deadly summer storms struck the area.
Delmarva Power is warning residents that customers should prepare for unexpected power outages if severe weather strikes the area this weekend.
It’s been a week since a massive storm shut the lights off in Maryland, and thousands are still braving the heat without air conditioning.
Nearly a week after deadly summer storms struck the mid-Atlantic area, tens of thousands of residents still remain without power.