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Maryland Energy Administration Increased Funding of Animal Waste to Energy Grant to $6 Million Dollars for Fiscal Year 2019

Baltimore, MD – The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) announces a $2 million increase in funding for the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) Animal Waste to Energy Grant Program (AWE Grant Program). Up to $6 million two Areas of Interest (AOI) – on-farm/pilot scale and a community/regional scale is now available. An additional $2 million in funding via the Strategic Investment Fund ... Read more

Money saved can be used for additional after school programs

By Dean Fisher, MEA Energy Program Manager Utilizing its 2017 FY17 Clean Energy Communities Low-to-Moderate Income Grant Program (LMI) award, Healthy Neighborhoods, Inc.  (HNI) was able to upgrade Creative Alliance in Baltimore to be more energy efficient. Building energy analysis performed by HNI with the assistance of the Baltimore City Department of Public Works Office of Sustainable Energy  identified numerous cost effective strategies for reducing energy use. support. According to Laura ... Read more