Sleepwalking through Fracking

Between naps at a meeting last week about a Cove Point wetlands permit, Gov. Martin O’Malley apparently woke up long enough to decide that fracking could be done safely in Maryland. Even though his Marcellus Shale … [Read more...]

Living with Fracking…in Maryland?

Despite frequent strong objections last week from three of its members, the state’s Marcellus Shale advisory commissioners signed off on — or voted that they could “live with” — a set of best practices for fracking in … [Read more...]

Comments to the MDE about its flawed “Zero Waste Plan”

The Maryland Department of the Environment and the O'Malley administration is writing a long term waste management plan titled "Zero Waste Maryland". However, as with the controversial Maryland Green House Reduction … [Read more...]

No fake Zero Waste for Maryland

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has made claim that he wants Maryland to become a Zero Waste State: (Click on the image to open a larger version.) However, Gov. O'Malley and the Maryland Department of the Environment … [Read more...]