News and Events

The following is a list of upcoming seminars and workshops to help Maryland Green Registry members maintain their commitment to strong, proactive environmental management. 

To promote upcoming environmental events in this space, e-mail green.registry@maryland.gov or post the information directly to the Maryland Green Registry Members LinkedIn Group.


April 1 - 26, 2019:  Maryland Green Registry Leadership Awards application period. Click here for more information.

April 22, 2019. 10 am - 1 pm:  Earth Day Green Vendor Fair. 201 West Preston Street.  This event will showcase vendors offering environmentally preferable products and services to the State of Maryland. The goal is to familiarize State buyers with green products and services. For more information, contact Rose Odametey at Rose.Odametey@maryland.gov or 410-767-7392.

May 14, 2019, 11 am - 2 pm: Lunch and Learn on Energy Performance Contracting. Free, but register here.

May 19-23, 2019: National Assoc. of Environmental Professional National Conference, Baltimore. Learn more and register here.

May 20, 2019, 6 pm to 9 pm: Maryland Green Registry Leadership Awards The awards will be presented by MDE Secretary Ben Grumbles at the National Assoc. of Environmental Professionals President's reception at the Lord Baltimore Hotel.                                                          Award winners will receive two free admission tickets to the event, which will include dinner, music, and entertainment.  Twenty additional registrations are now available on a first come-first served basis to Maryland Green Registry members at a special rate of $20 per ticket. After the first 20 tickets are sold, the reception rate will be $80 per person. 

 ​To Register for the NAEP President's Reception/ Maryland Green Registry Awards Event: Go to this site. You will be asked to create an account.     

 To Register for the NAEP Conference:  A special discount is also available to Maryland Green Registry members for both the one-day and full-conference registration rates. To view the conference agenda, which includes sessions on climate change, stormwater management, and the Chesapeake Bay, click here, and to register, go to this site.                                            

For the discounted one-day registration rate of $400, use the code MDGREENONE and for the discounted full conference registration rate of $695, use the code MDGREENFULL.​

ENERGY STAR Webinars (Ongoing): Learn about Energy Star and Portfolio Manager programsthrough these free webinars. Free, but registration is required.

To register, go to: 

https://esbuildings.webex.com/mw3300/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=esbuildings​​

For archived webinars:

https://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=bldrs_lenders_raters.webinars_presentations

RMI Energy Efficiency Program Available Now: Manufacturers in the Pepco and Delmarva service areas with more than $80,000 in annual electrical costs are eligbile for up to $20,000 in energy efficiency services at no cost. Click here for more information.

Green Events Baltimore:  This site tracks events around Baltimore aiming to keep the green community connected, educated and inspired.

Annapolis Green: This organization also keeps a calendar of local and statewide events.

U.S. Green Building Council Maryland: This organization offers educational and networking events, as well as training for credential maintenance. See upcoming events here.

Sustainable Business Webinar Series

This four-part webinar series for commercial and industrial facilities was developed to help build the business case for environmental sustainability and turn ideas into outcomes. See site for archived webinars​ on Practical Approaches to Source Reduction, Basics of Energy Management, and Influence of the Corporate Culture​


Chesapeake Bay Seed Capital Fund

This fund will invest $250,000 annually over a three-year period in Maryland-based startup companies with innovative technologies that may help improve air and water quality in the Chesapeake Bay area. For more information, go to http://www.mtech.umd.edu/funding/cbsc/index.html


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The Mar​yland Green Registry is...

  • Free:
    There is no cost to join. Simply create a member profile sharing your environmental best practices.
  • Flexible:
    You choose the activities that make the most sense for your organization.
  • Inclusive:
    The Maryland Green Registry is open to organizations and facilities of all types and sizes in both owned and leased space.
  • Interactive:
    Learn here what other Maryland Green Registry members are doing to reduce their environmental impacts and receive staff support on checklist measures.


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