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Our goal is to make the information and services you need easy to find and easy to use. If you have feedback regarding this site, please contact us.

BGE.com Desktop

Our site tested successfully on the following desktop platforms and browsers:
 
PC​ ​Mac
​IE 8, 9, 10, 11

​X

Safari 5+​ X​

X​

Latest version of Firefox​ X​ X​
​Google Chrome

X

X​

The following system specifications are required to use services on bge.com:
  • JavaScript enabled
  • Cookies enabled
The following system specifications will optimize your visit:
  • A monitor resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or greater

Recommended PDF Readers

PC​ ​Mac
​Adobe Reader

​X

X​
Google Chrome X​

X​

Foxit Reader X​ X​
Safari

 

X​
​Apple's Preview Application X​
​Firefox PDF Reader There are known issues with this reader. Customers are advised to not use this tool.​ ​

BGE.com Mobile

Our mobile site tested successfully on most smart phones and tablets and their native browsers. Specifically:
  • Apple iOS (iOS 6.0+)
  • Android (2.3+)
  • BB (6, 7, and 10)
Note: If you are not using a supported browser/platform, certain features of the mobile site may not work.

Outage Map

BGE's Outage Map uses Bing Maps. Microsoft provides online support for Bing Maps. The map tested successfully on the platforms and browsers listed below.
 
Note: If you are not using a supported browser/platform, certain features of the map may not work.

Desktop

PC​ ​Mac
​IE 8 and 9

​X

Safari 5+

X​

Firefox 3.6+ X​ X​
​Google Chrome

X

X​
 

Mobile

  • Apple 3GS/4.0 iPhone Browser
  • Google Android 2.X Browser
  • Research in Motion (RIM) BlackBerry 6.0 Browser

New Business Online Services

Windows 8 Users must follow steps below for service applications below to work:
  • Select "Compatibility View Settings" under Tools (Compatibility View Settings box will be displayed).
  • Add bge.com to the list.

Property Manager Online Services (PMOS)

Recommended network capabilities and settings:
  • Site addresses should be exempted from proxy servers, content engines or web site accelerating devices of any kind.
  • For best viewing, Internet Explorer 7+ is highly recommended.

Privacy

At BGE, your privacy is important to us. Learn more about our privacy policy.