Maryland utility regulators say they have set aside 10 days to hear a rate increase request from Pepco.
The Maryland Department of the Environment says Philadelphia-based Sunoco and a suburban Washington water utility have been fined for alleged violations.
Gov. Martin O’Malley will be speaking to a conference of utility regulators.
Baltimore Gas & Electric says about 885 of its customers are without power following heavy rains over the weekend.
City and county leaders are posing some tough questions for local utility companies after a recent storm left hundreds of thousands without power for days or even longer.
Western Maryland electric utility Potomac Edison says it’s addressing complaints about the timeliness of its meter reading.
Utility workers were working Thursday to return lights and air conditions to hundreds of thousands of people who remained without power after last week’s violent storms, even as more strong storms moved in.
Gov. Martin O’Malley says he is pushing utilities to do better than their predictions of restoring power to 90 percent of homes by Friday.
A study produced for the Maryland Energy Administration says Baltimore has the potential to become a hub for offshore wind power companies.
Pepco is warning its customers about a scam in which callers are told to buy a credit card to pay a utility bill.
Pepco is warning utility customers that Hurricane Irene could bring extremely destructive conditions and that restoring service could take several days.
The head of Pepco’s parent company says he doesn’t think the electric utility can be a top performer in the next two or three years.