On September 19, 2018, New Jersey’s Office of the Attorney General filed a petition for review of FERC’s certificate for the PennEast pipeline in the D.C. Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals.
Sending a strong message to state policymakers, a new surveyof the state’s registered voters conducted by Fairleigh Dickinson University Poll for ReThink Energy NJ found that 66 percent do not consider natural gas to be clean energy, an astounding 23-point increase since 2016, and that three of every four want New Jersey to achieve a goal of 100% of energy from renewable sources by 2050.
Don’t let PennEast put New Jersey at risk of repeating these tragic pipeline explosions. Share a video that exposes the unsafe history of PennEast’s five member companies.
Gov. Murphy has directed the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to draft the 2019 Energy Master Plan for our state. There will be five public hearings in September to gather input from the public.
Citing violations of two key federal laws, New Jersey conservation groups formally asked the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to throw out FERC’s issuance of a certificate for the proposed PennEast pipeline.