Solar Co-Op 2021
Jun 24, 2021
Green Homes Challenge

The time has never been better to add solar or an EV charger to your home or business! Frederick County and the City of Frederick are partnering up with Solar United Neighbors to organize a solar co-op to use bulk purchasing power to get discounted rates and quality installation.

Maryland Capital Area Solar Co-op – Solar United Neighbors—Virtual info sessions also available

8th Annual Green Homes Challenge Recognition Event
Jan 18, 2019
Green Homes Challenge

Frederick County officials and OSER staff will recognize Certified Households at the 8th annual Green Homes Challenge Recognition event on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the Delaplaine Arts Center.  Since Frederick County launched its Green Homes Challenge in January 2011, more than 850 households have met one or more of the three Green Homes Challenges: Be a Power Saver, Be a Green Leader, or Be a Renewable Star.   Winners of the 2019 Sustainability Awards will also be announced at the event.

Green Leader Brigade "Tree Diversity" Skill-Building Session
Sep 27, 2017
Green Homes Challenge

Diversity in the urban forest is critical to growing canopy and knowing your trees can keep the canopy healthy!  Join us for a free Green Leader Brigade "Tree Diversity" skill-building session on October 7th from 10 a.m. - 12 noon in Waterford Park in Frederick.  In this training, participants will learn about 12-15 important trees for the Frederick area and how they can be used in the landscape. Waterford Park is an excellent location for learning about canopy, diversity, and choosing the right tree for the right place. Registration is required!   Call 301-600-7414 or email to register. Registration ends October 5th.


There is still time to certify!
Jun 30, 2014
Green Homes Challenge

Our fourth annual Green Homes Challenge Recognition will be held on February 25, 2015 at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in downtown Frederick.   All certfied households will be eligible to enter the drawing for great prizes from our sponsors and each certified household will receive an entry for each challenge you are certified in!

Our Recognition Event by Russ Poole
May 16, 2013
Green Homes Challenge

Check out this blog post about our Recognition Event by Russ Poole:

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