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.
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Outage NotificationsSign up for proactive outage notifications by phone call, email or text. If you’ve provided your cell phone number, you can text several different commands to MYBGE (69243) for
outage information via text message.
Severe Impact Weather AlertsBGE may choose to contact you if a severe-impact storm, such as a hurricane or blizzard, is expected in our service area to encourage you to prepare for potential outages. Sign
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Bill Payment RemindersReceive an email alert when your bill is ready to be viewed, when it’s scheduled to be paid or when payment is processing.Energy Usage Alerts
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