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Saturday, February 16, 2019


Phil Murphy

Opinion: To show real climate leadership, Murphy must enact fossil fuel moratorium

MATT SMITH / FOOD & WATER WATCH - From the Pinelands to the Meadowlands, fossil fuel corporations are seeking to build pipelines, compressor stations and power plants [go to article]
Murphy announces fracking ban

Opinion: Environmental progress – and a few key setbacks – in governor’s first year

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - One year ago, Phil Murphy was sworn in as governor. During his campaign, he pledged to restore New Jersey’s [go to article]
electric vehicle charging, new jersey environment news

Opinion: New Jersey can’t afford to miss out on benefits of electric vehicles

PAMELA FRANK / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Fifty years ago, the Delaware Memorial Bridge was dedicated to carry the tremendous flow of traffic and commerce between [go to article]
Jersey City waterfront, Hudson River

Opinion: A utility will help pay for and control stormwater and pollution – a...

STEVE FULOP / NJ.COM - As the mayor of a big city, people often ask me about our biggest challenges. The truth is there are many day-to-day challenges from balancing [go to article]
Hoboken food, Sandy, new jersey

Opinion: DEP’s proposed water rule means more dirty water

NJ SIERRA CLUB - The Department of Environmental Protection NJ Department of Environmental Protection is proposing amendments, repeals, and new rules [go to article]
offshore wind turbine installation

Opinion: New Jersey has great potential for off-shore wind energy

STEVE SWEENEY / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - The debate is over. Extreme weather like Super Storm Sandy and Hurricane Maria are no longer rare occurrences [go to article]

Opinion: 57 state community groups – We are heading into an environmental crisis. Murphy...

JEFF TITTEL / NJ.COM - We are heading into a climate crisis if we are not already there. It is happening globally and in New Jersey. While this is happening, our state [go to article]

Opinion: Concerned about the environment? Vote!

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - People who consider themselves environmentalists recycle, use energy-efficient light bulbs and appliances [go to article]
Salem nuclear power plant, new jersey

Editorial: Nuke subsidies need greater scrutiny

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - PSEG Nuclear has stepped up as the first – only? – company to apply for hundreds of millions of dollars in annual subsidies [go to article]
Wind turbines in fog

Opinion: New Jersey needs to develop wind-energy projects far offshore

ERIC STILES and CATHERINE BOWES / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Climate change is unarguably one of the biggest threats to people and wildlife in New Jersey and around the world [go to article]

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