Study Claims Microwaves Are As Bad As Cars For The EnvironmentAccording to the University of Manchester, the total number of microwaves in European Union households emit 7.7 million tons of carbon dioxide each year.
Missouri May Soon Have Solar Panels on RoadwaysThis past session Missouri lawmakers gave permission to launch the practice on a trial basis.
Funeral Planned For 8 Found Dead In Md. HomeA funeral is planned next weekend for a Maryland father and his seven children who died of carbon monoxide poisoning at their home.
Renewable Energy Leaders Push For More RequirementsSupporters of clean energy urged lawmakers on Friday to increase Maryland's renewable energy requirement, but some electricity industry officials contend it would come with a big price tag.
More Than 1,700 Marylanders Still In The Dark After Ice StormSeveral days after a winter ice storm, power outages persist throughout Maryland.
Storm Keeps Thousands In The DarkNearly 48 hours after ice coated the areas north and west of Baltimore, tens of thousands are still without power. And it could be another day before they all get it back.
Grid Operator Urges Electricity Conservation As Frigid Cold ReturnsUtilities and the Mid-Atlantic region's electricity grid operator are urging residents to conserve electricity as a wave of frigid cold bears down on the area.
Residents Urged To Conserve As Cold Takes Toll On Regional Power Grid Electricity demand has spiked across central and eastern states hit by severe cold, and power grid authorities are asking people to conserve energy when possible.
Fuel Fund Of Maryland Warms Homes & HeartsThe mad rush for holiday gifts is still on and one community group is making a plea to give energy this winter.
Most Electricity Restored In Carroll County After Winter Storm Downs Power LinesBGE has restored electricity to hundreds of customers in Carroll County. But new outages are possible as temperatures drop and refreezing begins.
Md. Agency Investigates Meter Reader Complaints The Maryland Public Service Commission says it's investigating complaints that Potomac Edison overbilled some western Maryland electricity customers by failing to read their meters as often as required.
Pepco Seeking Rate Hike For D.C. CustomersPepco is seeking a $52 million rate increase for District of Columbia customers that would add $5.89 to the average monthly residential bill.