Environmental and community groups are asking federal regulators to reconsider an approval of the Cove Point liquid natural gas export facility in Lusby, Maryland.Read More »
Opponents of the proposed Cove Point liquid natural gas export facility want state officials to delay approval of wetlands permits until a full study on the safety of the facility can be completed.Read More »
A bill imposing a moratorium on electricity-generating windmills near the U.S. Naval Air Station Patuxent River base remains the only piece of legislation not signed or vetoed by Gov. Martin J. O'Malley.Read More »
Opponents of a proposed liquid natural gas export facility in southern Maryland are preparing to go to court if a federal agency does not call for a more in-depth environmental assessment of the project.Read More »
A new poll suggests more than three-quarters of Maryland residents want the General Assembly to ensure safety studies are completed before fracking, is allowed in the state.Read More »
A pair of Montgomery County senators are planning to join a colleague in the House of Delegates in supporting a moratorium on a controversial drilling technique used to extract natural gas. Sen. Jamin B. “Jamie” Raskin and Sen. Brian E. ...
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