About BGE and the Energy Safe Kids Program
BGE, founded in 1816 as the nation’s first gas utility and headquartered in Baltimore, is Maryland’s largest natural gas and electric utility. The company’s approximately 3,200 employees are committed to safe and reliable energy delivery to more than 1.3 million electric customers and nearly 700,000 natural gas customers in central Maryland. BGE is a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (Nasdaq: EXC), the nation’s leading competitive energy provider. Engage with the latest BGE stories on bgenow.com and connect with BGE on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
BGE, in partnership with the National Energy Foundation, sponsors the Natural Gas and Electric Safety Education Program for students and teachers across the service territory. The program provides schools with natural gas and electric safety focused instructional materials, including student take-home booklets that are designed to help create a safer environment for their families. Digital resources accompany classroom materials and include interactive energy safety games, in both English and Spanish, downloadable lesson plans and fun educational videos. All program materials correlate with current teaching standards, STEM and Maryland Science Standards.