Maryland

25 Percent of Approved Utility Investment Going to Underserved Communities

Electric utilities have the opportunity to act as leaders in the effort to expand transportation electrification in underserved communities. These communities are an important focus for utilities because they often face disproportionate harm from transportation emissions and utilities as companies that serve the public are well positioned to ensure all segments of society [...]

By |2019-12-02T16:00:31-05:00December 2nd, 2019|

VW Settlement Related RFPs Open in 9 States

Don't miss out on the 14 RFPs currently open in 9 states! With the finalization of many state VW Beneficiary Mitigation Plans, we have seen an increase in the number of RFPs announced. Open RFPs include requests for Diesel Emission Reduction Act funds, vehicle replacement programs, and charging stations. See the list below of [...]

By |2018-10-24T15:15:59-04:00October 24th, 2018|

Maryland Seeks Public Comment on VW Beneficiary Mitigation Plan

The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) released their draft mitigation plan for use of VW settlement funds on August 1st. Below is a breakdown of the use of the state's funds.  Funding Category Eligible Mitigation Action(s) Allocation % Dray Truck Replacement Program 1 3% Rail Maintenance Equipment Dump Truck & Hi-Rail Dump [...]

By |2018-08-03T08:04:25-04:00August 3rd, 2018|