Chesapeake PSR's Dr. Sara Via writes that Governor Hogan's support for a stronger Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) is critical if Maryland is to meet its 2030 climate goals.
Governor Hogan rejected calls for a safety study to determine the explosion and toxic pollution risks of the Cove Point liquefied gas export facility, being built just three miles from a nuclear power plant in a populated area.
RGGI and Maryland's EmPOWER program benefit Maryland's health, economy and environment. Chesapeake PSR's Sara Via, PhD, on why clean air and climate change may be at a crossroads in Maryland.
Arctic sea ice is receding at an alarming rate. But locally in Maryland, you can take steps to reduce carbon emissions. If you are a health professional, please sign a letter to the Maryland General Assembly urging them to override Governor Hogan's veto of the Clean Energy Jobs Act.
Dominion Cove Point liquefied natural gas facility poses an intolerable risk to Maryland residents' health and safety, write Chesapeake PSR President Gwen DuBois, MD, MPH and Lili Sheeline of Calvert Citizens for a Healthy Community.
Sign our health professional letter urging the Maryland General Assembly to overturn Governor Larry Hogan's veto of the Clean Energy Jobs Act.
Fracking is a dangerous activity that causes significant risks and harms to humans and the environment. That is why Chesapeake PSR has launched a sign-on letter from public health professionals, health care providers, and researchers asking state leaders to support a Maryland fracking ban. Please consider signing this letter.
The Clean Energy Jobs Act was vetoed by Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, revealing he is out of touch with the importance of addressing climate change and the positive health impacts of clean, renewable energy, such as solar and wind.
The Pollinator Protector Act becomes law in Maryland, limiting the use of bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides. We owe our appreciation to many groups, including the Maryland Pesticide Network, the beekeepers of Maryland, and the Maryland General Assembly.
Nearly 61 percent of bees in Maryland were lost in the last year. Chesapeake PSR urges Maryland Governor Larry Hogan to sign the Pollinator Protection Act to limit household neonicotinoids.