Entries by Clean Energy Jobs

Why I Do This Work: David Murray from MDV-SEIA

Every two weeks, the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Campaign will ask key stakeholders and members of the community to weigh in on why environmental work like this is so important to them. In line with this week’s theme, SOS: Save Our Solar, we’ll hear from David Murray, Executive Director of MDV Solar Energy Industries Association. […]

Why I Do This Work: Gary Skulnik from Neighborhood Sun

Every two weeks, the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Campaign will ask key stakeholders and members of the community to weigh in on why environmental work like this is so important to them. In line with this week’s theme, SOS: Save Our Solar, we’ll hear from Gary Skulnik, CEO and Founder of Neighborhood Sun. Read below […]

Why I Do This Work: Rick Peters from Solar Energy Services

Every two weeks, the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Campaign will ask key stakeholders and members of the community to weigh in on why environmental work like this is so important to them. In line with this week’s theme, SOS: Save Our Solar, we’ll hear from Rick Peters, President of Solar Energy Services, Inc. Read below […]

Key District Polls Are In–And The Numbers Are Phenomenal

Hot off the Press:Key District Polls are in–and the numbers are phenomenal.  To view our District 8 and 38 Poll, Click Here. A new poll just released by OpinionWorks shows that in two of the most politically critical senate districts there is overwhelming support for expanding renewable energy. In district 38, the lower Eastern Shore, 74% […]

Why I Do This Work Week One: Invest in Our Communities

The campaign is beginning a three month journey through the Maryland General Assembly. We plan to pass The Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act by the end of the Legislative session. We’ll walk every step together–join us here every two weeks for featured stories in line with our campaign themes. This week’s theme: Invest in Our Communities […]

Why I Do This Work Week One: Invest in our Communities

The campaign is beginning a three month journey through the Maryland General Assembly. We plan to pass The Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act by the end of the Legislative session. We’ll walk every step together–join us here every two weeks for featured stories in line with our campaign themes. This week’s theme: Invest in Our […]

Check out our Fact Sheets

Thanks to the Maryland Climate Coalition and our campaign partners, we now have four detailed fact sheets which tell you why this matters, and why it matters now. Check them out here on the Maryland Climate Coalition website. Learn about why we’re pushing for 50%, how pollutants affect our health, the problems caused by trash […]

The World Bank Stops Funding Fossil Fuels

On December 12th at the One Planet Summit in Paris, France, The World Bank officially announced its plan to phase out upstream oil and gas finance. What does this mean? It means The World Bank knows that our future is in clean energy and clean energy jobs. From Stephen Kretzmann of Oil Change International: “Today […]

Charles County Council Officially Endorses!

Thank you, Charles County Government! Yesterday, Charles County voted in support of the goals of the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Campaign, passing a resolution to double wind and solar in Maryland and move us forward to a renewable energy future.

Rockville City Council Officially Endorses!

Last night, the Rockville City Council voted to unanimously pass a resolution supporting the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs campaign, which will double renewable energy to 50% by 2030 and bring 20,000 clean energy jobs to Maryland!   We applaud Mayor Newton and Councilmembers Feinberg, Palakovich Carr, Pierzchala and Onley for their leadership.  And a special […]