Maryland should stop subsidizing pollution from incinerators

Several months ago, Frederick County broke ground on the Ballenger-McKinney Photovoltaic Solar Project — a 5-acre, 1.3-megawatt solar array. This project is special, not only because of the over $100,000 it will save … [Read more...]

Frederick County Announces New Solar Co-Op

The Frederick County Office of Sustainability, Environmental Resources (OSER) and Maryland Solar United Neighbors (MD-SUN), a state project of the Community Power Network, are teaming up to create the Frederick … [Read more...]

100% wind power is an affordable option for you now!

Residents of Maryland and the District of Columbia have a great opportunity to support renewable energy this spring by purchasing 100% renewable electricity for their homes at very competitive rates. Because energy … [Read more...]

The moral crisis of our time

Environmental activist Sandra Steingraber says her first kindergarten art project was a tiled ashtray. Children often made this “infrastructure” for adults’ tobacco addiction, she said. Her parents didn’t even smoke, but … [Read more...]