Advocates urge Public Service Commission to protect Maryland residents from soaring gas bills, open proceeding to determine the future of methane gas
New Poll: 85% of Marylanders Favor Special Elections to Fill Legislative Vacancies
Hundreds of Baltimore Area Residents Submit Comments Opposing BGE Rate Hike
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Broad coalition of groups urges Energy Department to finalize water heater efficiency standards
Consumer, climate, and health advocates called on the U.S. Department of Energy to promptly finalize water heater efficiency standards.
Customers Speak Out Against BGE’s Proposed $602.4 Million Multi-Year Rate Hike
Groups turn out to last public hearing held by the Maryland Public Service Commission to oppose BGE multi-year rate hike.
Packed Community Event Expands Coalition Against BGE’s Multi-year Rate Hike
Groups Call on Public Service Commission to Rein in Spending
Release: New consumer guide warns against use of ‘medical credit cards’
Payment method can worsen financial burden on patients already struggling to pay for health care
Updated 2023 mid-hurricane season resource guide: data, resources & interview opportunities
The Atlantic hurricane season lasts from June 1 through November 30. This resource guide can help members of the media cover it more thoroughly and accurately.
Statement: Gov. Moore’s new Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Pilot Program a welcome announcement
Maryland Gov. Wes Moore announced Tuesday that the state will provide $4 million in grants for Marylanders to retrofit their homes to make them more energy efficient.
Statement: ‘Maryland’s Climate Pathway’ lays out clear vision for achieving climate goals
State plan aims for 100% clean electricity and efficient buildings
NPR: A record number of Americans may fly this summer. Here’s everything you need to know
NPR interviewed PIRG’s Chief Operating Officer for Program Andre Delattre about the troubles of modern air travel.
2023 Wildfire Season coverage guide: data, resources and interview opportunities
The Public Interest Network (which includes PIRG, Environment America and state groups in often-impacted Western and Southwestern states including Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon, Texas and Washington) is sharing information to help contextualize the major environmental, health and consumer concerns posed by the wildfires that will inevitably come this summer.
Anne Arundel County Council Votes to Create Public Campaign Financing Fund
Members of the Fair Elections Maryland Coalition, including Common Cause Maryland and Maryland PIRG, are excited to witness the first step toward a long-awaited small donor Public Campaign Financing Fund for County Executive and County Council candidates in Anne Arundel County.