Maryland’s Public Service Commission is saying a plan to make state utilities buy offshore wind energy will not cost ratepayers as much as some had feared.
Baltimore Gas and Electric says scattered outages may extend into Monday from high winds that knocked out power to more than 93,000 customers.
Your BGE bill will be rising. The utility has been granted an increase by the state and plans to seek another one.
Gov. Martin O’Malley again is blasting utilities that take too long to restore power outages.
Maryland lawmakers will be introducing legislation aimed at increasing the reliability of utilities in the
state, after long power outages prompted outcries in Montgomery County.
Baltimore Gas and Electric says electricity has been restored to all but 3,400 customers and that most of the outages would be restored by Saturday night.
Pepco waited until hours after other utilities to call for reinforcements during this week’s winter storm.
A frigid December means some big energy bills this month.