A look at the latest news, facts and figures on fossil fuels, pipelines, renewable energy, energy efficiency and progress on stopping the PennEast pipeline.
“Given the thunderous, bi-partisan opposition to the project that has been continuously mounting for the past two years, FERC should have put the DEIS on hold. An Environmental Impact Statement without data on environmental impacts is simply premature,” said Tom Gilbert. Read more.
By Greg Wright, NJ.com
Excerpt: “FERC’s issuance of a DEIS for the proposed PennEast pipeline completely undermines the public trust,” Tom Gilbert, Campaign Director for ReThink Energy NJ and New Jersey Conservation said. ” PennEast has not provided data on a host of environmental impacts, so it is impossible for FERC to assess the environmental costs of this project.” Read more.
Now is your time to act to stop PennEast!
We need you to oppose PennEast by: 1. Attending a FERC hearing in New Jersey on August 16 or 17. Submitting a letter to FERC before the September 12 deadline. These are your most critical steps in stopping this massive, unneeded pipeline. Find more details on how you can help here.
ReThink Energy joined thousands of others in Philadelphia on Sunday, July 24 to support the clean energy revolution. Read more in Philadelphia Magazine, below. And in case you missed it, be sure to check out our ad that ran this week in the Philadelphia Inquirer.
By Dan McQuade, Philadelphia Magazine
Organizers said 10,000 people marched in the March for a Clean Energy Revolution. It was a peaceful kickoff to a week of DNC protests in Philly. Read more.