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A Climate-Change Activist Prepares for the Worst

A Sci-Fi Home:  'Net-Zero' House should produce as much energy as it uses

University of Maryland announces 631 KW Solar Project

Schools leading the solar trend
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/26/science/earth/26parking.html?hpw

"Solar D.C.'s newest power couple"
http://voices.washingtonpost.com/local-opinions/2010/10/solar_dcs_newest_power_couple.html 

"The Challenges of taking a shine to solar energy"
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/06/21/AR2010062104075.html 

New laws make it easier for small power producers
http://www.marylandreporter.com/page550505.aspx

Maryland Governor  approves legislation requiring the electric company to pay a lump amount for accrued generation credits under the Net Metering tariff  when solar facilities produce more energy than they use after 12 months. 
http://mlis.state.md.us/2010rs/billfile/sb0355.htm#Statutes

MD Governor approves legislation requiring utilities to buy more power from solar energy sources.  http://mlis.state.md.us/2010rs/billfile/sb0277.htm#Statutes

Helping communities go green
http://www.gazette.net/stories/02252010/prinlet144255_32555.php

Solar Power Reduces the Need for Major Transmission Line
Transmission Line.pdf

"Solar to the People"
http://www.seattlepi.com/local/6420ap_wa_ellensburg_solar_power.html

University Park residents say, 'Let the sun shine in'
http://www.thesentinel.com/pgs/neighbors/community/university-park-solar

Scientific American on the Prospects of Solar
http://www.scientificamerican.com/blog/post.cfm?id=prospects-for-solar-its-like-watchi-2009-10-29

CUA to Announce Installation of Largest Solar-Energy System in D.C. 
http://publicaffairs.cua.edu/Releases/2009/09SolarPanels.cfm

University of Maryland will install solar panels
http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/three-buildings-to-receive-energy-efficient-makeovers-1.633088

Virginia Renewable Energy Rebate Program
http://www.standardsolar.com/News-and-Events.aspx

Washington Post
Real Estate
Going Solar -- Local Co-Ops Can Help You Jump Through Hoops and Start Saving Energy
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/09/18/AR2009091800078.html