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Energy & Environment

‘Wasting Our Waterways’ takes statistics from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and puts the health of Maryland’s waterways in the context of broader national environmental trends.

Ongoing Chesapeake Bay clean water efforts expose disparities in the application of environmental laws.

As the threat of climate change becomes more dire and as technological advances make alternative energy ever cheaper options, the push to decarbonize the electric grid is growing.

Some environmental groups are eyeing the 2023 farm bill as a potential boon for fighting climate change.

The Back River water treatment plant plays a major role in protecting the Chesapeake Bay and other waterways.

Regulators and environmental groups have reached an out-of-court settlement with the owner of an Eastern Shore poultry rendering plant that has been repeatedly cited over the years for pollution.

The Clean Water Act of 1972 pushed for nationwide change to pollutants discharged into America’s waters, cleaning up various watersheds and tightening other environmental…

The group of U.S. House Democrats asking the chamber’s leaders not to include environmental permitting changes in a stopgap spending deal this month comprises…

More than 50 U.S. House members are objecting to a push to revise federal environmental permitting requirements for energy projects — part of a…

The Great Maryland Outdoors Act, the largest state government investment in Maryland parks, is starting to have an impact.