Posts Tagged ‘Maryland’

Wind power developer appealing denial of Maryland project

A wind-power developer is appealing an administrative law judge's denial of its plans for a 17-turbine project atop Dan's Mountain, southwest of Cumberland. Lawyers for Dan's Mountain Wind Force LLC, a subsidiary of U.S. Wind Force, filed the notice of appeal to the Maryland Public Service Commission on Wednesday. View full post on Wind Power […]

February 3, 2017 – Maryland lawmakers complete override of governor’s …

The Maryland Senate, in a party-line vote, on Feb. 2 completed the override of Republican Governor Larry Hogan's veto of legislation that expands the state's renewable energy portfolio standard. By twin margins of 32 to 13, the Democrat-controlled Senate passed identical measures that overturned Hogan's veto of the Clean Energy Jobs Act of 2016. View […]

Dominion Power to Bid on Maryland Offshore Wind Site

Energy company Dominion says it plans to bid on a lease for a vast expanse of ocean off Maryland’s coast set aside for the development of wind farms. View full post on Wind Power News

10 big topics before the Maryland General Assembly [Pictures]

Wind energy, fiscal concerns, transportation taxes and gun control are among the top issues facing the Maryland General Assembly, which begins its annual 90-day session Wednesday. View full post on Wind Power News

Maryland Black Businesses Would Gain Under O’Malley Wind Energy Bill

Just look at the numbers. The U.S. economy was shedding millions of jobs at the peak of the recession in late 2008 and early 2009. View full post on Wind Power News

Governor O’Malley Makes Personal Push For Offshore Wind Power For Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Maryland’s governor lobbied lawmakers personally Tuesday for one of the key pieces of his environmental agenda, a reworked offshore wind power bill modeled on a New Jersey law. View full post on Wind Power News