The senators raised concerns about arsenic contamination and environmental impacts of the PennEast Pipeline. Stockton, NJ (March 21, 2017) – ReThink Energy NJ today applauded a joint letter sent from U.S. Senators Cory Booker and Robert Menendez to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), urging the agency to address the many well-documented deficiencies within its Draft… Read More
Stockton, NJ (March 13, 2017) – ReThink Energy NJ released the following statement in response to Enbridge Inc. (Spectra Energy Corp.) today confirming that it has entered into an agreement to purchase PSEG’s 10% share in the PennEast pipeline: “Enbridge/Spectra’s move to acquire PSEG’s share in PennEast will enable it to further increase its exorbitant profits… Read More
Stockton, NJ (March 9, 2017) – ReThink Energy NJ today released the following statement in response to a PSEG spokesperson confirming that the company is seeking to sell its share of the PennEast pipeline: “PSEG is clearly concerned about owning a piece of this project. The other companies behind PennEast — New Jersey Natural Gas, Elizabethtown… Read More
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has again delayed the schedule for the completion of the final environmental impact statement (EIS) for the PennEast pipeline project. The final EIS is now scheduled for April 7, 2017, with the 90-day Federal Authorization Decision Deadline on July 6, 2017. See the full notice from FERC here.
A leading Princeton University geology professor and a geochemist/hydrologist formerly with the U.S. Geological Survey team up to explore the risks posed by the proposed PennEast pipeline. Dr. Tullis Onstott has been listed as one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world, and discovered the deepest underground multicellular organism known to science…. Read More