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Loudoun schools stand out for energy conservation

Many Washington-area school systems have environmental initiatives, but Loudoun County schools are standing out for how much energy they're saving.

Saturday - 06/22/2013, 08:54pm EDT

Tags: loudoun county, schools, energy conservation,

5 ways to get energy without caffeine

Tired? We could hear you yawn all the way from here.

Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 07:36am EDT

Tags: paula wolfson,, coffee, caffeine, sleep,

GOP's Cuccinelli outlines campaign energy policy

Republican Ken Cuccinelli is proposing cuts to taxes and regulations on energy to stimulate its growth in Virginia if he's elected governor this year.

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 06:13pm EDT

Tags: Ken Cuccinelli, environment, stormwater runoff, virginia governor race

Driving Green: What to know before buying an electric vehicle

For drivers the market for a new car or looking to reduce carbon footprint, the 2013 Washington Auto Show is a one-stop shop to see what's out there.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 01:24pm EST

Tags: hybrid cars, electric cars, Washington Auto Show, green cars, Joan Michelson


Tips for finding a green job

The green and energy sectors have some of the hottest jobs on the market. Joan Michelson, CEO of Green Connections Radio, provides tips for taking advantage of the employment opportunities.

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 01:14pm EST

Tags: green jobs, employment, business, jobs, sustainability, Joan Michelson


How you can save on your electric bills

D.C. offers an app aimed at making the Public Service Commission more transparent. In Maryland, there's a website that lets you comparison shop for electric suppliers.

Wednesday - 11/28/2012, 04:43am EST

Tags: Kate Ryan, utilities, electricity rates, D.C. Public Service Commission, PointClickSwitch

Pepco urges customers to conserve electricity

As the region's extreme heat is expected to continue into the weekend, a utility is urging its customers to conserve electricity.

Thursday - 07/05/2012, 09:00pm EDT

Tags: pepco,

Economists say Md. needs wind energy, fracking, more

Maryland energy policy remains in limbo, without major progress on offshore wind or hydraulic fracturing during the recently completed General Assembly session

Friday - 04/13/2012, 10:00am EDT

Tags: wind energy, fracking, Maryland General Assembly

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