Unhappy enviros blast Murphy’s draft Energy Master Plan

Empower New Jersey protest

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT – The Murphy administration’s draft Energy Master Plan falls far short of achieving its goals to curb climate-changing pollution and reach 100 percent clean energy in three decades, according to a coalition of environmental groups.

In a press conference on the steps of the State House Annex, environmentalists faulted the 108-page draft plan released last month for failing to impose an immediate moratorium on new fossil-fuel projects. They argue this flaw would imperil any gains to be had from greater reliance on carbon-free renewable energy, like solar and offshore wind, as well as reduced energy use …

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