Constellation Energy Group and Exelon Corp. promised to build new power plants in Maryland and a new downtown Baltimore headquarters building, but critics of the merger insist the two companies must also double a rate credit for utility customers to $200.
Whether it be geo-thermal, wind or solar power, the town of Sykesville is seeking bid proposals by early November to ultimately create a renewable energy array for the town. The source would be used at three of the town's buildings — the Public Works Building, the Sykesville Police Station and the Sykesville Town House.
Rate rebates are nice, but the governor, people's counsel are right to make ensuring the sufficiency of Maryland's electric supply a central issue in the Public Service Commission's consideration of the merger.
The eight handmade race cars that successfully zoomed down the 5-foot wooden ramp in the hallway at Sarah M. Roach Elementary on Friday marked the beginning of a revved-up effort by the city school system to get a long-derailed academic program back on track.
About 158 homeowners lease the riverfront land that their cottages sit on from Exelon Generation Co, the utility that operates the nearby Conowingo Dam. They must face inspection to see if they meet code.