Constellation Electric recently collaborated with the United Way of Central Maryland (UWCM) to provide its supporters with the opportunity to save on their electric bills while helping UWCM provide essential human services throughout the region. Every time a UWCM supporter signs up for a Constellation Electric fixed price plan, he or she can save up to 7 percent (compared to BGE’s current weighted average price of Standard Offer Service electricity), and Constellation Electric will make a contribution to 2-1-1 Maryland at United Way of Central Maryland.
When a Maryland resident dials 2-1-1, UWCM’s call center is there to answer the call for help. 2-1-1 staff have a wealth of information to address a variety of health and human service issues at their fingertips, allowing them to help callers get connected to the help they need.
Recently, my colleagues popped in to see Mark Furst, President & CEO of United Way of Central Maryland, to ask him about how the opportunity might provide long-term value to UWCM supporters and 2-1-1. Watch the video above to see what he had to say.
If you’d like to choose one of Constellation Electric’s plans, go here. Make sure that the UWCM211C organization code offer appears on the form as you get started. To sign up by phone, call 1-888-219-4239 and be sure to mention the UWCM211C promo code.
Kevin Klages is the Chief Experience Officer of Retail Energy for Constellation Energy & President and CEO of BGE HOME. This is his first post on the Energy4Home Blog.
*BGE’s weighted average price of Standard Offer Service electricity is 10.038¢/kWh through Sep. 30, 2011 for Schedules R and ES and 9.953¢/kWh for Schedule RL as filed Nov. 5, 2010, subject to BGE’s Rider 8 true-up process. Schedule RL savings will be lower. BGE’s current price for Standard Offer Service electricity is 10.029¢/kWh, effective through May 31, 2011 for Schedules R and ES and will cost 9.960¢/kWh beginning on June 1, 2011 through Sep. 30, 2011, subject to BGE’s Rider 8 true-up process. BGE’s price of Standard Offer Service electricity after Sep. 30, 2011 has not yet been set. This offer is made by BGE Home Products & Services, Inc. doing business as Constellation Electric. Our prices quoted above are for electricity commodity supply service only, are not regulated by the Maryland Public Service Commission and do not include any applicable taxes, utility distribution charges or other utility fees or charges. Offer code must be provided to support your organization – no exceptions. Requires successful utility enrollment for new customers only in applicable areas. BGE HOME is not the same company as BGE, a regulated utility. MD License IR-228.
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