Customer bills will increase effective with usage starting on Jan. 1, 2023 and as authorized by the Maryland Public Service Commission. The average residential electric bill will increase by $2.97 per month and the average residential natural gas bill will increase by $3.08 per month. See bge.com/myp for details.
Every kid can save the day
detect a natural gas leak, take action to remain safe and recognize important gas equipment and line markers
and become a natural gas safety hero just like Captain Mercaptan, Piper and Sunny! Just remember to follow these simple tips below.For Signs of Natural Gas:
Don't try to find the source of the leak.Don't use matches or turn anything on, even a cellphone.
Find a safe place outside and call BGE, or tell an adult to call:
If you smell natural gas, leave the area immediately and call BGE at 1-877-778-7798 or 1-800-685-0123.
For downed power lines, stay away from the area and call BGE at 1-877-778-2222 or 1-800-685-0123.
Representatives are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.