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Trump’s climate decision seen as unlikely to affect Md.’s renewable industry

President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris climate agreement fulfilled one of his campaign promises to tilt federal energy policy in favor of fossil fuels like coal, but it’s unlikely to have a significant effect on Maryland, ...

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Coppin, Morgan, UMES among HBCUs looking to increase access to solar

7.2.10- BALTIMORE, MD- Lila Holzman, Project Lead from Astrum Solar, a solar installation firm in Maryland, carrying a solar panel accross the lawn of Jeff and Michele Manning. Photo by Maximilian Franz/ The Daily Record

Three of Maryland’s historically black universities were selected in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar in Your Community Challenge, designed to find ways to bring solar energy access to low- and moderate-income households. Coppin State University, Morgan State University and ...

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TerraForm buys Hudson Energy

TerraForm Power Inc., a Beltsville-based owner and operator of renewable energy power plants, announced on Wednesday that it is buying Hudson Energy Solar Corp. for $35 million. TerraForm Power will assume $21 million in debt as part of the deal. ...

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Verizon expands solar power

Verizon announced on Monday that it will invest nearly $40 million to expand solar energy at its facilities. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts of new solar power systems at eight Verizon network sites in five states — California, ...

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