Climate Change Bills Failed In Shortened Maryland SessionSome high-profile measures aimed at addressing climate change and other environmental measures were among the bills that failed to pass.
Maryland Bill Aims To Transition State Away From CoalMaryland would phase out the state's six remaining coal-fired plants to reduce greenhouse gas emissions under a measure with bipartisan support that was scheduled to receive a hearing on Tuesday.
Summer's Heat Waves Could Get More Dangerous In The Coming Decades, Study WarnsA new study projects that without steps to rein in heat-trapping gas pollution, as many as three-quarters of summer days across much of the Northern Hemisphere could feature nearly around-the-clock extreme heat by 2100.
Gov. Hogan Sets Sight On 100 Percent Clean Energy In MarylandIn Baltimore and across the country, young people are rallying for clean energy, and Governor Larry Hogan is getting a first-hand look at a plant that produces it.
Multi-State Pact Could Curb Transportation Carbon EmissionsAn alliance of Northeast and mid-Atlantic states, including Maryland, have been working on the project that would create a cap on pollution from transportation.
Saltwater Intrusion, Result Of Rising Sea Levels, Harming Maryland FarmersRising sea levels are already starting to affect farmers in Maryland who say they're losing land.
Warming Temperatures Put Women At Risk Of Giving Birth Early, Study SaysWomen are at risk of giving birth early due to warmer temperatures brought on by the climate crisis, a new study finds.
International Health Experts Sound Alarm About Climate Change's Growing And Potential Impact On KidsChildren are growing up in a warmer world that will hit them with more and different health problems than their parents experienced, an international report by doctors said.
Gov. Hogan Joins Coalition Opposing Trump Administration's Withdrawal From Paris Agreement On Climate ChangeMaryland Governor Larry Hogan has joined a bipartisan coalition of governors in the United States opposing the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change.
Maryland Releases Draft Of Plan To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions By More Than 40 Percent By 2030Maryland had a requirement of 25 percent from 2006 levels by 2020 and upped that requirement to the current 40 percent in 2016- renewing the 2009 Maryland law.
Jane Fonda Arrested Outside U.S. Capitol Building At Climate Change ProtestJane Fonda was arrested Friday as she protested climate change on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Building, CBS affiliate WUSA reports. The 81-year-old actress and a group of protestors were participating in her weekly "Fire Drill Friday" campaign.
Twitter Temporarily Suspended Baltimore Delegate Robbyn Lewis For 'Excessive' Use Of Hashtags While Tweeting About Transit, Climate ChangeTwitter suspended state Del. Robbyn Lewis for tweeting excessively with hashtags about using public transit and addressing climate change, and then gave her account back to her a day later.
Majority Of Marylanders Believe They Have Personal Impact On Climate Change, New Goucher Poll FindsDemonstrators around the United States are calling for action on climate change, and Maryland is no exception.
Baltimore Students Hold Climate Strike At Inner Harbor, City HallSome Baltimore area students joined the global Climate Strike movement and walked out of schools Friday.
Maryland Joins Lawsuit Against Trump Administration's Plan To End Stricter Emissions StandardsTwenty-three states, including Maryland, are suing the Trump administration over its plans to end California's ability to set stricter vehicle emission standards.