Three Times as Many New Jerseyans Work in Solar and Wind Than in Gas and Coal Stockton, NJ (April 24, 2017) — A new analysis released today by ReThink Energy NJ and Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), a national, nonpartisan business group, shows that 79 percent of all energy generation and efficiency jobs in New Jersey are in… Read More
A look at the latest news, facts and figures on fossil fuels, pipelines, renewable energy, energy efficiency and progress on stopping the PennEast pipeline. In the News FERC Issues Final Environmental Statement for PennEast By: Tom Johnson, NJ Spotlight The next step — a final Certificate — requires FERC to add a member and gain a… Read More
The path of progress on environmental protection is never a straight line. As longstanding threats are reduced, new ones emerge. April, when we celebrate Earth Day, is an especially apt time to reflect on how far we’ve come since the first Earth Day, and how much we still need to do. On the first Earth… Read More
PennEast Can’t Request Permits for Property It Doesn’t Own. FAR HILLS, NJ (April 11, 2017) – New Jersey Conservation Foundation (NJ Conservation) and Stony Brook–Millstone Watershed Association (SBMWA) today called upon the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) to reject applications for a Freshwater Wetlands Individual Permit (FWIP) and Water Quality Certificate (WQC) filed… Read More
The proposed PennEast pipeline would endanger you and your family everywhere along its route. View a map to see where you live; where you work; where your children play along the PennEast route. Click the map to view a larger version.