Follow Us:

Energy & Environment

Will Trump Administration Give PSEG — Other Utilities — Nuclear Subsidies?
Tom Johnson | October 2, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Letter to FERC says value of baseload plants that produce power all the time is not accurate reflection of their role
Getting to 2030 Renewable Levels Without Going Broke
Tom Johnson | September 29, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Aggressively ramping up renewable energy could help state halve carbon dioxide emissions from the power sector, new report asserts
Climate Change in New Jersey? It’s Here
Tom Johnson | September 28, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Hotter summers, more extreme storms, increased flooding — a statewide dialogue hopes to hammer out a climate-change policy for the Garden State
Climate-Change and Clean-Energy To-Do List for Next Governor
Tom Johnson | September 27, 2017 | Energy & Environment
More than two dozen state leaders have prepared a plan to help next administration get right to work cleaning up New Jersey’s environment
Some Residents Will See Small Uptick in Heating Bills Next Month
Tom Johnson | September 26, 2017 | Energy & Environment
New rates reflect generally rising costs of natural gas because of increased demand
New Jersey’s Solar Sector Is Thriving: Now Let’s Fix It
Tom Johnson | September 25, 2017 | Energy & Environment
BPU to launch industry study, review if current structure has outlived its usefulness, should be replaced
New Jersey Not on Target to Reach Greenhouse Gas Goal by 2050
Tom Johnson | September 22, 2017 | Energy & Environment
New report says state lacks coherent, comprehensive strategy to significantly reduce carbon footprint by midcentury
State Drafts Settlements in Three Longstanding Pollution Lawsuits
Tom Johnson | September 21, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Critics contend state is pushing to settle decade-old cases now, before possible constitutional amendment blocks funds from being diverted
Just Say ‘No Subsidies for Nukes,’ New Jersey Voters Affirm
Tom Johnson | September 20, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Regardless of party, voters strongly oppose paying to keep nuclear plants up and running, despite tough competition from natural gas
Appellate Court’s Reversal of Public Utility Tax Policy Could Mean Lower Bills
Tom Johnson | September 19, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Court rules on BPU’s failure to follow rulemaking process, remains silent on merits of consolidated income tax returns
Delaware River Watershed: It's Healthy, but Significant Threats Are Looming
Tom Johnson | September 18, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Vital resource for millions of people needs more aggressive protections, advocates contend
Second Pinelands Pipeline OK’d at Tempestuous Agency Meeting
Tom Johnson | September 15, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Also on the Pinelands Commission agenda: restricting use of off-road vehicles in nature preserve
Coalition Hopes to Usher in Era of Electric Vehicles in New Jersey
Tom Johnson | September 14, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Ambitious ‘roadmap’ wants to see 300,000 plug-in vehicles on the road by 2025; 2 million by 2035
Delaware River Basin Commission Moves Ahead on Rules to Ban Fracking
Tom Johnson | September 14, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Environmentalist greet ban with approval, but are less pleased with regulations that will address how fracking wastewater will be disposed of in the region
Sunny Outlook for NJ’s Solar Sector, Which Continues to Add Capacity
Tom Johnson | September 13, 2017 | Energy & Environment
One possible shadow on horizon: changes to the way state promotes this form of reusable energy
DRBC Acts to Ban Fracking in Delaware River Basin
Tom Johnson | September 12, 2017 | Energy & Environment
But environmentalists unhappy with move to regulate fracking wastewater
Beach Replenishment Moves Ahead After Homeowners’ Challenge Rebuffed
Kirk Moore | September 12, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Bay Head decision is one more boost for the Christie administration’s push to engineer wider beaches and dunes all along the state’s 127-mile ocean coast
Lesniak, 'Greens' Tell Court $225M Exxon Settlement with State Way Too Small
NJTV News Online | September 12, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Senator argues that deal gives New Jersey three cents on the dollar instead of billions of dollars in damages
State Looks to Spark Debate on Electric Vehicles, Infrastructure
Tom Johnson | September 11, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Among questions being asked by BPU, how can state build requisite infrastructure and how long will it take
PSE&G Gets Sign-Off to Extend Energy Efficiency Programs
Tom Johnson | September 8, 2017 | Energy & Environment
State’s largest utility looks to help hospitals, multifamily units, and government buildings cut power and gas bills, while offering new options to residential accounts
Is New Jersey Finally Getting Smarter About Smart Meters?
Tom Johnson | September 7, 2017 | Energy & Environment
BPU authorizes Rockland Electric to deploy smart meters in homes of 74,000 customers, a first for a Garden State utility
Unsafe Lead Levels Found in Drinking Water at 400 NJ Schools
Tom Johnson | September 6, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Results confirm lead leaching from old fixtures and pipes is extensive problem facing state’s district and charter schools
Trump’s EPA Cuts Could Wreak Havoc with Delaware River Watershed
Tom Johnson | September 5, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Water-related programs at federal agency could be trimmed by almost 35 percent, affecting host of efforts in place to protect water quality
Feds Award NJ $70M to Upgrade Wastewater, Drinking-Water Systems
Tom Johnson | August 18, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Allocation will help finance $500 million in upgrades to sewage-treatment plants through the New Jersey Drinking Water State Revolving Fund
Offshore-Wind True Believers Remain Optimistic About New Jersey
Tom Johnson | August 17, 2017 | Energy & Environment
The state’s industry sector needs to be brought back to life, and that will take a new administration — for starters
Christie Administration Opposes Trump Plan to Drill in Atlantic
Tom Johnson | August 17, 2017 | Energy & Environment
In letter to federal agency, DEP Commissioner Martin says NJ wants no part of program to expand oil and gas exploration in North and Mid-Atlantic
Trump Weakens Protections for Buildings in Flood-Prone Areas
Tom Johnson | August 16, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Executive order rescinds rules intended to safeguard government-financed projects against sea-level rise, climate change
Renewed Threat of Oil and Gas Drilling off New Jersey Shoreline
Tom Johnson | August 15, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Administration seeks to develop program to open all the nation’s coasts to exploration along outer continental shelf
PennEast Wants Fast-Track Approval from FERC for $1B Pipeline
Tom Johnson | August 14, 2017 | Energy & Environment
Company argues project is ‘critically important’ to bring new and necessary natural-gas supplies to Northeast, increase reliability of today’s pipeline grid
Sales of Electric Plug-In Vehicles Surge, Though Infrastructure Still Lags
Tom Johnson | August 14, 2017 | Energy & Environment
With more than 10,000 plug-ins on the road in New Jersey, sales grew by 79 percent over prior year
Sponsors
Corporate Supporters
Most Popular Stories
«
»