Advisory: New Study Finds EmPOWER Maryland Saves Ratepayers Millions Annually

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But Ratepayers Losing as Full Implementation of Program Stalls

Maryland PIRG Foundation

What: The Maryland PIRG Foundation will release a report showing that EmPOWER Maryland is saving millions in energy costs; however, ratepayers are losing out on additional savings as the utilities fall behind on their goals.

The report makes recommendations to maximize the positive effects of energy efficiency, suggesting that the state should adopt more ambitious energy efficiency programs.

When: Wednesday, November 6th, 10:00 a.m. (Report will be available online)

Visuals: The report includes charts outlining how each Maryland utility company is performing on energy efficiency goals and investments.
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