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BPU Caves to PSE&G’s Greed In Classic Battle with David, BPU Chooses Goliath

April 18, 2019

New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) in an expected, but nevertheless devastating and disappointing decision today caved to PSE&G graft and greed, profit and pressure with a needless max $300 million hand out.

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EmpowerNJ's Cheat Sheet on BPU Draft Energy Master Plan

April 16, 2019

Trenton, NJ: Empower NJ - No Fossil Fuel Projects, a coalition of more than 70 environmental, community and faith groups dedicated to seeking a moratorium on all new fossil fuel projects as critical to fighting climate change, released the following guide in anticipation of the imminent release of the BPU’s proposed new Energy Master Plan (EMP).

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Stepping on the Gas or Taking the Road to Renewables?

April 10, 2019

The Murphy Administration's State of the NJ Board of Public Utilities (BPU) address today left more questions than answers according to Clean Water Action. 

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NJ’s EDA Knew What They Were Doing to the Public’s Detriment

April 9, 2019

Trenton, NJ - Clean Water Action joined with over 70 organizations in calling for the resignation of NJ’s Economic Development Authority (EDA) Board. This demand is clearly in order based on state audit findings (January 2019) detailing long term corruption, lack of accountability and transparency of the Authority.

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Politicians, Parents, People Support Clean Water for All

April 4, 2019

Montclair, NJ - Parents, beer enthusiasts, and other neighbors came together yesterday at the Montclair Brewing Company to voice their opposition to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers’ (the Corps) radical proposal to dramatically weaken Clean Water Act protections for streams and wetlands.

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Clean Water Action Urges Fast Lane Electrification of NJ’s Ports

April 3, 2019

In Response to NJDEP’s Electric Vehicle Announcement, Clean Water Action's State Director Amy Goldsmith issued the following statement.