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Renewable Energy

The operator of the second largest coal-fired power plant in Maryland announced that the plant will retire next year, which is five years earlier…

Legislators in Annapolis have made it a goal to advance racial equity in Maryland this year – on many fronts. Our legislative leaders, House…

The Maryland Coal Community Transition Act of 2021 was withdrawn during a committee voting session on Monday, so that environmentalists and labor unions can…

As 2020 came to a close, the owners of the decades-old Morgantown coal plant in Charles County announced they would deactivate the plant by…

Following a year fraught with social unrest wrapped in a global pandemic, members of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland have their eyes focused…

The operator of the largest coal-fired power plant in Maryland has agreed to stop burning coal in support of legislation that would transition the…

Federal prosecutors are seeking a three-year prison sentence for former state Del. Cheryl D. Glenn for accepting $33,750 in bribes from different entities to…

In many ways, it was a typical General Assembly session Monday in and around the Maryland State House. There were a smattering of bill…

Six of Maryland’s seven incumbents in the House of Representatives are sitting on campaign war chests of $1 million or more for their re-elections…

Maryland House Speaker Adrienne A. Jones has appointed another African American woman as her speaker pro tem. Del. Sheree Sample-Hughes (D-Lower Shore), who has…