| Jan 2, 2012
| 10:53 AM
As the economy has faltered over the past three years, more BGE customers have been in danger of losing their electric service because of overdue bills.
Now, as BGE parent Constellation Energy Group seeks to sell itself to Exelon Corp., the state's...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 6:35 PM
The pitch from the door-to-door salesman sounded appealing: a deal to lock in a lower electricity rate with Constellation Energy Group and get a better gas price with Constellation's BGE Home for the next 12 months.
But Baltimore County resident Michelle...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Fun (or possibly not-so-fun) factoid: Six of the CEOs running the Baltimore area's largest public companies saw their compensation soar last year even though profits shrank -- or the firms lost money.
The smallest pay-package increase among those half-...
| Oct 14, 2012
There are big political contributors, and then there are BIG contributors. Count Baltimore trial lawyer and Orioles owner Peter Angelos among the latter.
Angelos has donated at least $1.22 million, mostly to super PACs backing Democrats, according to the...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:57 PM
To hear business leaders and political candidates talk, proper industrial policy comprises only three elements: a fair tax system, a level playing field and "certainty."
So why is it that all three are about to be thrown out the window as a sop to oil,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 3:31 PM
A regional transportation board unanimously approved Tuesday the city's request to transfer federal money from several projects to pay for improvements to South Central Avenue and a bridge to connect it to the proposed site of the Exelon Corp....
| Oct 30, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Power outages hit a plateau early Tuesday morning and began creeping downward, with about 186,000 Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. customers without electricity at noon, according to the company.
The company said it has restored power to about 114,000...
| May 4, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Exelon Corp. reported Friday a 70 percent drop in quarterly profit because of warmer-than-normal winter weather, lower power prices and costs related to its acquisition of Constellation Energy Group.
The Chicago-based company earned $200 million, or 28...
| May 7, 2012
| 5:37 PM
Baltimore made the newest Fortune 500 list by the skin of its teeth — with a company that was based here last year but is now part of an out-of-state concern.
Constellation Energy Group, which merged with Chicago-based Exelon Corp. in March, is No....
| May 15, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Exelon Corp. and Constellation have donated $1.8 million for a new energy exhibit at the Maryland Science Center, the first public display of their charitable commitment to the city and state since the merger between the energy giants closed in March, the...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co., which fixed the last of its Cyclone Sandy power outages Friday, sent workers to harder-hit regions over the weekend and on Monday.
BGE said 64 overhead linemen, safety and support workers are in the Philadelphia area,...