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.
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.
Governor Martin O’Malley is making a move in a final push to bring off-shore wind turbines to Maryland.
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.
A Frederick County family is using wind to power their winery.
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.
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.
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.
Offshore wind power advocates are asking Maryland lawmakers to pass legislation to compel utilities to make long-term investments in offshore wind energy.
The expansion of wind energy speeds up.