August 29, 2014
The Maryland Sustainable Growth Commission met on August 27 and unanimously approved a draft report and recommendations on "Reinvest Maryland" - formerly known as the Infill, Redevelopment, and Revitalization (IRR) Policy.  The Commission also approved several changes proposed by MACo Commission representatives Talbot County Planning Director Sandy Coyman and Harford County Council Member Mary Ann Lisanti. (Read more


 Environment and Land Use News      

FERC Expected to Grant 1-Year Operating License for the Conowingo Dam 


Environmental Advocate Urges Action to Address "Uncontrollable" Bay Restoration Variables   


Chesapeake Bay Dead Zone Expands  


Howard County School Launches Food Scrap Recycling Program  


Applications for 2015 Maryland Sustainable Growth Awards Due September 19  


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Corporate Partner Profile: Standard Solar, Inc.

Feature: Prince George's County School - Solar Array on Roof

Read about the amazing benefits been since the solar panels were installed in 2013

In 2013, University Park Elementary School was the only school in Prince George's county to host a solar power array on their school's roof. This project (completed summer of 2013), marked a significant milestone for the PG county in its efforts and commitment to support renewable energy. Standard Solar, a MACo Silver Partner, worked closely with the Town of University Park and Prince George's County public school to successfully develop this 23 KW solar energy system. (Read more


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