A Workable Plan to Reverse Global Climate Change with Current Technology
Noted environmental author and Middlebury College professor Bill McKibben helps us think through the global climate situation in an article in National Geographic
The graphic to the left shows how high-efficiency natural gas electric generating facilities play a signficant role in achieving carbon reductions. Click on the image to view a larger version of the chart.
Maryland Power Plant Research Program
The Power Plant Research Program (PPRP) functions to ensure that Maryland meets its electricity demands at reasonable costs while protecting the State's valuable natural resources.
Power Plant Licensing in Maryland
The Power Plant Siting Act of 1971, augmented by the Electric Utility Industry Restructuring Act of 1999, provides for a consolidated review of CPCN applications in Maryland.
Union of Concerned Scientists
The Union of Concerned Scientists is the leading science-based nonprofit working for a healthy environment and a safer world.
Competitive Power Ventures (CPV)
Competitive Power Ventures is a greenfield development, asset management and transaction execution company focused on the North American power generation market.
The Energy Information Administration
The Energy Information Administration is the official energy statistics site for the federal government. The site contains reports, charts and graphs, outlook reports, and information on all forms of energy production and use. Information is available on a national level, and by individual state.
U.S. Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy is a resource that can be used to find information about energy sources, energy efficiency, energy research, national laboratories, and other energy issues in the news. The site has a wealth of information for residents, businesses, educators, and students to learn about energy and energy policy.