Energy & Environment

News Analysis: Maryland Maneuvering on Climate

By Josh KurtzShortly after President Trump announced Thursday that he was withdrawing the United States from the Paris climate agreement to which more than...

End of an Era: Leader of Powerhouse Environmental Group Stepping Aside

By Josh KurtzDru Schmidt-Perkins, a powerhouse environmentalist who has been a fixture in Maryland policy and political debates for more than a quarter century,...

Did Hogan, lawmakers say ‘frack you’ to the energy industry?

By Josh KurtzBy agreeing to ban hydraulic fracturing in Maryland, Gov. Larry Hogan (R) and the General Assembly aren’t just making significant state policy...