Scientific and Technical Working Group

The Scientific and Technical Working Group (STWG) is responsible for updating and informing the MCCC on the science of climate change. Members of the working group are appointed by the Commission chair, and embody both the public and private interests in climate change to ensure a well-balanced direction and b​road expertise. 


STWG meetings are called by its chair.  The meetings are open to Marylanders, and a portion of each meeting is set aside for public comment. 

​Meeting Materials
expand Meeting Date: 5/17/2024
expand Meeting Date: 4/19/2024
  AGENDA 4.19.24
expand Meeting Date: 2/16/2024
expand Meeting Date: 12/1/2023
  AGENDA 12.01.23
expand Meeting Date: 10/20/2023
  AGENDA 10.20.23
  Accelerating Decarbonization presentation_Donald Boesch
expand Meeting Date: 9/15/2023
expand Meeting Date: 8/18/2023
  AGENDA Aug 18
expand Meeting Date: 7/21/2023
  AGENDA and Meeting Summary July 21
expand Meeting Date: 4/21/2023
  MDE Memo on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Accounting of Biofuels and Biogenic Emissions
expand Meeting Date: 4/13/2023
expand Meeting Date: 2/17/2023
  AGENDA 2/17/23
expand Meeting Date: 11/18/2022
  AGENDA Nov 18
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STWG Archives​

Previous meeting materials are here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

STWG Contacts: 

Christine Knauss, 

Melissa Holland,

This webpage is maintained by​ 


2024 Meetings:
Meets the 3rd Friday of the month

1-00-2:30 p.m.​

Dates and times are subject to changes​

  • February 16
  • March 15
  • April 19 
  • May 17
  • June 21
  • July 19
  • August 16
  • September 20
  • October 18
  • November ​​15
  • December 20

Meeting ID: 897 0481 7942 
Passcode: 885982


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