| Apr 19, 2012
| 2:48 PM
It is hard to miss if you drive past Adams Chevrolet in Havre de Grace.
Two osprey have taken up residence on a utility pole off Route 40, despite attempts to keep the birds from nesting there.
Ron Herrmann, a driver at Adams Chevrolet, said the power...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Nature presents many truisms. Water doesn't flow uphill. Bears eat what they want, where they want. There's no such thing as a squirrel-proof bird feeder. If you need evidence of the latter, simply type the words "rube, Goldberg, squirrel" into your...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 7:56 PM
While Constellation Energy Group has a new owner in Exelon Corp., 450 workers at three coal-fired plants once owned by the Baltimore company are in limbo.
As a condition of its purchase of Constellation last month, the Chicago energy giant has...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:04 PM
The debate about whether the United States should export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Cove Point and other waterfront terminals has been going on for months. It is time for action.
The United States has an abundance of cheap natural gas, thanks to...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:43 AM
The Howard County Council is the first county legislative body in the state to request the Maryland Public Service Commission to investigate electric power reliability in certain areas of the county and the first to institute a tax credit to encourage...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Air Force satellite imagery is showing exactly how widespread the electric power outages have been in northeast Japan since the March 11 earthquake and subsequent tsunami damaged whole towns and cities, and much of the power infrastructure. The image...
| Oct 27, 2010
| 4:01 PM
They can cancel the beret and tricolor-flag orders at the Perryman Power Plant.
The French won't buy the Harford County facility after all. On Tuesday, owner Constellation Energy Group agreed to cancel its option to sell about a dozen electricity...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 7:54 PM
Constellation Energy Group is reportedly in the final stages of takeover negotiations that could see it absorbed by the Chicago-based power company Exelon Corp., a deal that would usher Baltimore's last Fortune 500 company headquarters out of town.
| May 1, 2011
Walk the streets of downtown Baltimore, and you might feel the presence of its corporate ghosts. On Gay Street, perhaps you'll meet Alexander Brown, the Irish immigrant who started the nation's first investment firm here more than 200 years ago.
| May 1, 2011
Sometime around May 2012, you will open your BGE statement and react with mild pleasure, perhaps, on seeing that your bill is reduced by $200 or so.
True, this might be considered a long shot. History has held out such rebates before and then yanked them...
| May 5, 2011
| 11:33 AM
The Maryland legislature has deferred a decision on offshore wind pending a "summer study." Here are questions that businessmen and prudent investors would typically ask before making a large, long-term commitment: How much will it cost? What are the...
| Sep 18, 2010
| 9:39 AM
Crisis can trash or temper a marriage. We'll soon know which way it goes for Baltimore's Constellation Energy Group and France's EDF Group.
Their partnership in owning and developing nuclear electricity plants is being tested by the terrible economy,...