Entries by Clean Energy Jobs

5k for 50: A Run for the Sun

Join the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Initiative for our first 5k fundraiser! We will be running for a cleaner state on September 16th at the Sandy Spring Friends School cross country course. Join us for a 1 mile or 5 kilometer run and help us raise funds to keep the campaign going. Please register for […]

Why I Do This Work: A Monthly Feature

We are beginning a regular series called “Why I do this Work” which will feature a new Clean Energy Jobs campaign supporter each month. We want to hear personal stories to gain a clear perspective of why we are all working together to accomplish this goal. This Week’s Clean Activist: Campaign Co-manager Jamie Demarco. My […]

April 8th: North by Northeast American Roots Music Series

Looking for things to put on your calendar to fill up your Saturday nights? We’ve got one for you on April 8th! We’ve been asked to table at the North by Northeast American Roots Music Series in Baltimore city. Join us for some excellent music and to hear more about our initiative. We’ll also be […]

Happy International Women’s Day!

Today is International Women’s Day–and it’s also (intentionally) the Day Without a Woman. As we struggle to get through our workdays without the women who help us to succeed, we might be having more conversations about who runs our industry. Who are the frontrunners of Clean Energy, and who is missing from the picture? A […]

The new Renewable Portfolio Standard takes effect

A month ago, climate activists were able to push an override of Hogan’s veto of the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act (our namesake and muse). Thirty days have passed since the bill went through the general assembly and, effective today, it is the law of the land! Maryland is now held to a Renewable Portfolio […]

Collaborating to solve two problems: Solar meets Jobs

A leading concern in the conversations around expanding clean energy is employment. What will happen to fossil fuel industry workers? We understand and empathize with this concern and that’s exactly why our bill will address multiple facets of expanding the clean energy industry. Expanding the Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) to 50% by the year 2030 […]

The Big Beginning: February 4th Campaign Kickoff Fundraiser

We aren’t taking any breaks! Governor Larry Hogan’s veto of the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act (our namesake and muse) was overridden just two days ago, and we’re now already on our way to pushing the next energy bill. A major determinant of our success is the amount of money we raise during the early […]