News for New Jersey Environment



2017

NJ Lead Nation with Plan to Curb 2 Toxic Chemicals in Drinking Water - NJSpotlight.com- 8-9

Appellate Court Upholds Decision to Build Solar Farm in Pinelands - NJSpotlight.com- 8-1

1 in 5 in NJ Drink Water Contaminated with PFOA - DailyRecord.com- 7-26

By 2030, NJ Seeks to Cut Food Waste by Half - NJ.com- 7-24

Lead in Water Remains Problem in NJ Schools - NJSpotlight.com- 7-18

Teaneck Council Approves 5-Cent Charge for Plastic Bags - NJ.com- 7-6

DEP, Lawmakers Clash Over Development in the Highlands - DailyRecord.com- 6-9

PSEG Power Retires Two Biggest Coal-Burning Plants in NJ - DailyRecord.com- 5-30

State Supreme Court Extends Liabilities for Environmental Damages - NJSpotlight.com- 2-2

Delaware Basin Program Measures Progress Protecting Water Supplies - NJSpotlight.com- 1-31

Is Bottled Water the State Solution to Lead-Contaminated Schools - NJSpotlight.com- 1-27

BPU Tool Helps Water Companies Speed Infrastructure Investments - NJSpotlight.com- 1-19

4 Ex-Governors Oppose NJ Gas Pipeline Plan - DailyRecord.com- 1-18

You Like Jersey Berries? Here is the Buzz on a Bill to Protect Bees - NJ.com- 1-17

$92M Contract Awarded to Rebuild Sandy-Damaged NJ Beaches - NJ.com- 1-11

2016

The Bird Watcher: Start 2017 with a bird walk- NorthJersey.com- 12-29

Obama Bans Drilling in Mid-Atlantic Ocean - NJSpotlight.com- 12-21

Obama bans drilling in parts of the Atlantic and the Arctic - NYTimes.com- 12-20

Constitutional Amendment Coming on Natural Resource Damages - NJSpotlight.com- 12-20

As Trump signals climate action pullback, local leaders push forward - NYTimes.com- 12-16

"Greens" continue to fight against development in Highlands - NJSpotlight.com- 12-16

Sea-Level Rise Could Permanently Flood Parts of NJ - NJSpotlight.com- 12-7

Putting the Brakes on Diesel Pollution from Big Rigs at NJ Ports - NJSpotlight.com- 12-5

Environmental suites: How NJ can safeguard the funds- NorthJersey.com- 12-1

As Drought Worsens, Renewed Calls for Long Overdue Water Plan - NJSpotlight.com- 11-29

Getting A Handle on NJ's Tire Dumps - NJSpotlight.com- 11-29

EPA Reveals 5.6M Cleanup for Superfund Site, But is it a "Dirty Deal"? - NJ.com- 11-16

Watchdog Calls for Gov. Christie to Declare Drought Emergency - NJ.com- 11-15

Lawmakers Offer a Viable Plan to Get the Lead out of NJ Schools - NJ.com- 11-11

Hundreds Take Part in Rally Against PennEast Pipeline - NJ.com- 10-11

PSEG Power Might Decommission 2 Coal-Fired Plants - NJ.com- 9-15

A Closer Look at "Green" Technology Aboard Royal Caribbean - NJ.com- 9-1

NJ Stays Out of NY's Fight to Clean Up the Hudson -NorthJersey.com- 8-26

Garden Apartments Help Shape the NJ Landscape - NorthJersey.com- 8-26

Woodland Park 1-on-1 sessions on New St. Reservoir Plan - NorthJersey.com- 8-26

Follow Teddy Roosevelt's Advice: 'Drop Politics' & Enjoy A Park - NYTimes.com- 8-24

The Squandered Promise of Offshore Wind in NJ - NJSpotlight.com- 8-19

Lawmakers Consider Doubling Up on Money for Shore Protection - NJSpotlight.com- 8-18

Obama Tightens Fuel Efficiency Rules for Trucks - Politico.com- 8-16

DEPs New Flood Prevention Compromise is A Dirty Deal - NJSpotlight.com- 8-3

Obama Admin Has 4.5B for Infrastructure for Electric Cars - NJSpotlight.com- 7-28

How Markets Can Help Us Adapt to Cimate Change - NYTimes.com- 7-21

Threatened Oil Industry Rethinks Climate Stance - Politico.com- 7-11

Task Force to Assess NJ's Aging Water System - NJSpotlight.com - 7-1

New Flood Plan for Westwood is "Proactive"- NorthJersey.com - 6-30

Will Sweeney protect our clean water from Christie's bulldozers? - NJ.com- 6-29

Eleventh-Hour Compromise Could Free Up Open-Space Funds - NJSpotlight.com- 6-28

Renewable Energy Group Launches Down-Ballot Non-Profit - Politico.com- 6-28