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Opinion: I fought ExxonMobil to pay billions in damage repair. And Murphy sided with...

RAYMOND LESNIAK / STAR-LEDGER - Why did the Murphy administration side with ExxonMobil? That's the head scratcher. The public is very upset [go to article]
Murphy announces fracking ban

Opinion: Full fracking ban within Murphy’s grasp

SCOTT EDWARDS / APP.COM - After years of organizing by grassroots groups across the region, a ban on fracking in the Delaware River basin could finally be within reach [go to article]
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Opinion: Give Oyster Creek an autopsy before decommissioning

JANET TAURO / APP.COM - As the country’s nuclear fleet gradually retires, the next task for the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission will evolve from overseeing [go to article]
Salem Nuclear Power Plant

Opinion: Saving New Jersey’s nuclear plants came at a hefty price

MICHAEL SHELLENBERGER / FORBES - New Jersey’s passage Thursday of legislation to prevent the premature closure of the state’s nuclear plants is another crucial [go to article]
electric towers and wires

Opinion: Selling out the Meadowlands, and selling Jersey’s soul

BRUCE LOWRY / NORTHJERSEY.COM - The question is why. Why must it all be for sale? New Jersey’s waterways, its air [go to article]
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Opinion: Catapulting New Jersey into the clean energy future

DALE BRYK / NRDC - The New Jersey legislature is about to lay the foundation for the thriving clean energy economy that Governor Murphy envisioned in this campaign promise [go to article]
Salem nuclear power plant, new jersey

Editorial: Will Murphy save us from PSEG’s outrageous nuke subsidy?

TOM MORAN / STAR-LEDGER - Gov. Phil Murphy will soon receive his first truly awful bill from the Legislature, a rush job that provides for a subsidy of $300 million a year [go to article]

Opinion: Say ‘no’ to diverting Liberty Park land for golf course

GREG REMAUD / NORTHJERSEY.COM - New Jersey politics can convert almost anything related to public tax dollars into private sweetheart deals via campaign contributions [go to articles]

Opinion: Making a movie out of Petty’s Island story

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - Imagine a 500-acre island oasis for birds and wildlife, and an urban nature education center, in the Delaware River between Camden and Philadelphia [go to article]
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Editorial: Murphy the environmentalist? Maybe not

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - Well, that was disappointing. Anyone hoping that Gov. Phil Murphy would arrive in office fired up to take on polluters [go to article]

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