When adverse weather affects our service area, BGE is prepared. If you experience a power outage or need to report a downed wire, please call 877.778.2222. BGE asks all customers, including those with smart meters, to report their outage. Outages may also be reported online, by texting OUT to MYBGE (69243), and via BGE's free mobile app available today at the Apple Store or GooglePlay. BGE crews work as safely and quickly as possible to restore power.
The education and technology initiatives that we sponsor help keep our communities vibrant by preparing the workforce of tomorrow.
BGE understands the importance of education in our schools and community.
These are just a few examples of BGE's commitment to education. We're proud to support all of our many educational partnerships throughout Central Maryland.
Greater Baltimore Urban LeagueGreater Baltimore Urban League helps disadvantaged Marylanders gain access to equal opportunity in employment, education, health care, housing and the civic arena. BGE had the honor of speaking at the Greater Baltimore Urban League conference and supporting them as a partner in our community
National Association of Women in ConstructionAs a part of the National Association of Women in Construction’s (NAWIC’s) Mentoring a Girl in Construction (MAGIC) Camp, BGE was able to host "campers" at our White Marsh facility. This MAGIC Camp provides a supportive and nurturing environment for high school girls to explore the construction industry. The campers met successful female BGE field workers and had the opportunity for hands-on learning including will splicing cables, fusing pipes to make hula hoops, learning utility pole climbing, and viewing electric and gas safety demonstrations.
Port Discovery Children's MuseumBGE frequently partners with Port Discovery Children's Museum for events focused on education. Some recent events have included employees partnering with the William S Baer school to assist students with special needs through museum exhibits.