A state powered by the Sun: The Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Initiative

A grassroots campaign, the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Initiative is working to enact legislation to ensure that 50 percent of Maryland’s electricity comes from renewable sources by 2030. Check out the video below featuring our own Bishop Eugene Sutton. Current law requires that Maryland’s utilities buy 25 percent of their electricity from renewable sources by 2020. Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Initiative drives a quicker transition from dirty fossil fuel electricity to clean renewable energy. The campaign is building a growing coalition of community, labor, faith, and business groups that will create the support needed to pass this legislation in the … Continue reading