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BWMC’s new generator provides hospital with a trifecta

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The University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center has publicly unveiled its new cogeneration plant which, the hospital said will reduce emissions, cut energy costs and help keep critical hospital functions running during an emergency. The cogenerator, also known as a ...

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Maryland Senate OKs energy efficiency bill

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ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Senate has approved a measure to require the state’s five largest electric utilities to provide customers with energy-efficiency programs and services to cut energy consumption by 2 percent a year. The Senate voted 32-14 for the ...

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Report to detail impact of Maryland energy initiative

A coalition is releasing a report on the impact of a Maryland initiative to increase energy efficiency. The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy is releasing the report Thursday in Baltimore on EmPOWER Maryland. It is expected to include ...

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Mid-Atlantic model tops for energy

Mid-Atlantic Builders, of Rockville, has won the Maryland Building Industry Association Environmental Award for Most Energy Efficient New Home. The Mid-Atlantic Builders Modena model received a Home Energy Rating System Index of 53, meaning that it is 47 percent more ...

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Farms eligible for energy efficiency grants

ANNAPOLIS — State officials say grants of up to -$200,000 are available to Shore farmers looking to upgrade the energy efficiency of their farms. The Maryland Energy Administration says the program is aimed at covering up to 75 percent of ...

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