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Ruppersberger announces support for Green New Deal resolution

On Earth Day, Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger announced his renewed support for the “Green New Deal” resolution to mitigate global warming, including its impact on...

City of Laurel joins the Maryland Green Registry

The City of Laurel is now a member of the Maryland Green Registry. The state’s Green Registry is a free, voluntary program offering tips...

Maryland Energy Administration awards $3.3M for energy efficiency, resiliency projects

The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) has announced $3.3 million in grant funding for fiscal 2021 Combined Heat and Power (CHP) grants, enabling a Howard County firm and seven...

Maryland Energy Administration awards $1.6M for solar parking lots

The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) announced $1.6 million to build eight new solar parking canopies, with 35 new electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, that are expected...

Howard County Public Schools graduation rate continues to rise

The percentage of HCPSS students who receive high school diplomas continues to rise and to outpace statewide results, according to data recently released by...

Maryland Energy Administration announces plan for electric grid of the future

Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) has marked the conclusion of a two-year initiative hosted by the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) and the National...

MPT tackles COVID’s impact on Ag

Maryland Public Television’s (MPT) original series Maryland Farm & Harvest, now in its eighth season, takes a look at impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on...

Howard takes ownership of Savage property

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced the closing on the Savage remainder property, a five-acre parcel located to the west of Savage Mill, for $1.725...

Hannon Armstrong invests in renewable energy

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, an investor in climate solutions, announced a preferred equity investment in an approximately 1.6 gigawatt (GW) onshore wind and...

Ball pre-files Forest Conservation Manual

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball pre-filed legislation to improve the Forest Conservation Manual, which would implement the outdated Forest Conservation Act and be the...

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