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Cardin Says Md. Wind Farm Must Respect Navy Needs

U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin says firm rules are needed to ensure that a wind farm under development on the Eastern Shore doesn’t interfere with fighter jet testing at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station across the Chesapeake Bay.

06/03/2014

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Md. Senate Delays Somerset Wind Farm Construction

The Maryland Senate voted Saturday to put a 13-month moratorium on the development of tall wind turbines within 56 miles of the U.S. Naval Air Station Patuxent River base in southern Maryland, a move that critics say will jeopardize a wind farm in Somerset County on the Eastern Shore.

04/05/2014

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Dominion To Bid On Maryland Offshore Wind Site

Energy company Dominion Resources Inc. said Tuesday it plans to bid on a lease for a vast expanse of ocean off Maryland’s coast set aside for the development of wind farms.

02/18/2014

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U.S. OKs Bat Safety Measures At Md. Wind Farm

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is approving changes at a western Maryland wind farm to minimize harm to federally endangered Indiana bats.

02/04/2014

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FAA Says Western Md. Wind Farm No Aviation Hazard

The Federal Aviation Administration says a proposed wind farm on Maryland’s highest mountain won’t be an aviation hazard.

12/24/2013

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80,000 Acres Identified For Offshore Wind In Md.

Maryland is riding the tide of offshore wind power with a notice of sale for nearly 80,000 acres for a windfarm off the coast of Ocean City.

12/17/2013

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Wind Energy Company Pleads Guilty To Eagle Deaths

For the first time, the Obama administration is taking action against wind farms for killing eagles.

11/22/2013

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Scientists Conduct Survey About Potential Md. Wind Farms

The exploration continues for Maryland’s offshore wind energy farm.

08/20/2013

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Maryland Sets Sail For Wind Power With Offshore Survey

Setting sail for wind power.

06/25/2013

(Photo by Walter Michot-Pool/The Miami Herald via Getty Images)

Maryland PSC Approves Fourmile Wind Farm Proposal

The Maryland Public Service Commission has approved a proposal to build a wind power project near Frostburg.

04/24/2013

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Md. Session Mixed For Environmentalists

Environmentalists got some of what they wanted from Maryland lawmakers during the legislative session that headed toward adjournment Monday, including an offshore wind bill and a divisive measure designed to help farmers comply with Chesapeake Bay restoration regulations.

04/08/2013

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Bald Eagles Focus Of Eastern Shore Wind Farm Dispute

A proposed wind farm off Maryland’s shore could kill up to 20 bald eagles a year, according to federal regulators who have asked the developer to take steps to cut those numbers in a move that could affect developing the electricity source along the Eastern Seaboard.

03/11/2013

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