The Pepco utility company says a fallen tree cut power to thousands of customers in Prince George’s County and the District of Columbia.
Chicken waste will one day power state offices and university buildings in Maryland.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
Doctors say cognitive abilities can start dropping in your 40s, but some foods may help.
When disaster strikes, phone and Internet service often takes a hit, right when it’s needed the most.
Mid-Atlantic electric utilities, facing the threat of a direct hit from Hurricane Sandy, reached across North America on Friday to secure extra help in restoring power that they said could be out for more than a week because of prolonged high winds and torrential rain.
Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) has announced that it is preparing for any possible power outages this weekend and into early next week in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.