The U.S. Department of the Interior says it has auctioned some 80,000 acres off Maryland for wind energy development.
The exploration continues for Maryland’s offshore wind energy farm.
After years of trying, Gov. Martin O’Malley finally has won legislative approval of two priorities of his administration: a ban on capital punishment and a measure to develop offshore wind.
Environmental activists are praising the General Assembly for passing Governor O’Malley’s wind energy bill.
An offshore wind bill that would require utilities to buy renewable energy credits has passed the Maryland House of Delegates.
Governor Martin O’Malley takes another crack at getting his signature energy bill passed.
Governor Martin O’Malley appears to have cleared a hurdle in his quest to put a wind farm off the coast of Ocean City. It’s a renewable energy project supporters say will reduce global warming.
Two Maryland agencies are going to work on environmental surveys needed to develop offshore wind energy.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing limits on a western Maryland wind energy project to reduce potential fatalities of endangered bats.
Environment Maryland says more than 215 groups have written to the Obama administration supporting development of offshore wind power.
An environmental group says emails they obtained through the Freedom of Information Act show a close relationship between Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley and an attorney for Perdue Farms Inc.
A wind energy bill sponsored by Governor Martin O’Malley gets support from a coalition of Maryland college students.