Live Blog: Ron Paul Speaks at the University of Maryland

CNS will live-blog the event here beginning at 6:45 p.m.

Hybrid technology takes to the water

Hybrid engines aren’t just for cars anymore. The hybrid systems are slowly catching on with environmentally-conscious sailors, replacing less-fuel efficient diesel motors on sailboats.

Bag tax legislation moving forward for Prince George’s County

As Prince George’s County lawmakers move to impose a tax on plastic bags, environmental organizations say that a similar fee in Washington, D.C., has severely cut down on the amount of trash in the Anacostia River.

New Nuclear Reactor Will Bring Jobs to Southern Maryland, Supporters Say

Calvert County business owners and nuclear energy advocates testified Wednesday in support of a plan to build a third reactor at Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, saying it would help the local economy.