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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.


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Md. Power Companies Answer For Widespread Outages After June Derecho

June’s powerful derecho thunderstorm plunged nearly 2 million Marylanders into the dark, many for days. That has Maryland’s Public Service Commission asking power companies questions.


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89,000 Still Lack Power Following Hurricane Irene

Baltimore Gas and Electric is working to restore power to tens of thousands of customers in the mid-Atlantic region days after Irene hit the area.