The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its November General Membership Luncheon featuring Dr. Mary Beth Tung, Director of the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) on November 15 at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center at 12 p.m. Dr. Tung will speak about a variety of topics concerning energy usage in MD, including offshore wind.
About Dr. Tung:
Mary Beth Tung, Ph.D., Esq., was named by Governor Hogan as the Director of the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) on May 17, 2016. As Director of the MEA, Dr. Tung works to ensure that Maryland’s energy portfolio benefits Maryland residents, businesses and local government organizations by improving the effective use of all of energy resources available in the state. Dr. Tung oversees nearly 40 energy related programs including grants that benefit low-to-moderate income families, commercial and industrial entities, and residential. These programs also promote expansion of renewable energy and promotion of energy efficiency for businesses and nonprofit organizations.