Energy Efficiency in Maryland's Electricity Future

Research Report E077


William Prindle


Faced with record electricity rates, looming power shortages, and the risks of global warming, Maryland’s leadership is grappling with energy policy choices that will affect pocketbooks, quality of life, and the environment far into this century. This report includes a summary of past experience with energy efficiency programs in Maryland’s electricity sector, a discussion of the key issues that must be addressed in shaping a new set of electricity policies on energy efficiency, and detailed recommendations.