Baltimore County Executive Makes Pledge To Use 100% Renewable Energy By 2026

Executive Johnny Olszewski signed an executive order setting a goal to generate 100% of the county's electric demand with renewable energy sources.

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- New at 5 o'clock, Baltimore County making a pledge to move to a more green earth.

Executive Johnny Olszewski signed an executive order setting a goal to generate 100% of the county's electric demand with renewable energy sources. So he announced a new program to help with that goal by 2026. Working with the SunPower Corp, the county will install solar panels at two closed landfills.

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Olszewski says this right here should power roughly 35% of the county's buildings.