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Western Md. Citizens Seek Wind Power Restrictions

Some western Maryland residents are urging the Garrett County commissioners to impose restrictions on a proposed wind farm near Frostburg.


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Salazar: Second Offshore Wind Lease Could Be Soon

The nation’s second offshore wind power lease could be weeks away, and more could follow, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said Tuesday at the opening of a wind power conference.


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Big Ticket Items Still On Md. Assembly’s Plate

Maryland lawmakers are rushing to approve bills on everything from hot-button social issues to the budget before they leave town in less than two weeks.


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O’Malley Proposes Changes To Revive Wind Bill

Governor Martin O’Malley is making a move in a final push to bring off-shore wind turbines to Maryland.


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Supporters Urge Passage Of Wind Power Bill

Hundreds rallied in Annapolis in support of harnessing wind power off the shores of Maryland but opponents are concerned it will cost you more money.


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Md. Winery Uses Wind Power

A Frederick County family is using wind to power their winery.


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New Report Says Offshore Wind Farms Can Create More Jobs

Thousands of new jobs. On Thursday, supporters of an off-shore wind farm near Ocean City released a new report. While it reveals the project would have significant economic impact, some lawmakers are also concerned about the cost to everyday citizens.


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O’Malley Pushes For Offshore Wind Energy

Large sections of ocean off Maryland could soon become home to giant power-producing windmills if a plan put forth by Governor Martin O’Malley becomes law.


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Wind Power Coalition Head Cites Interest In Md.

The president of a coalition of wind developers is citing nine indications of interest from eight parties for projects off Maryland’s coast as a positive sign that interest in wind power is growing.


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Md. Wind Power Advocates Seek Legislative Mandate

Offshore wind power advocates are asking Maryland lawmakers to pass legislation to compel utilities to make long-term investments in offshore wind energy.


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Expansion Of Wind Power Speeds Up

The expansion of wind energy speeds up.