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  • PSEG taps Accardo to lead regulatory efforts
    on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 5:45 pm

    Public Service Enterprise Group has promoted Joseph Accardo to vice president-regulatory and deputy general counsel. […]

  • Panel Construction companies challenged to find workers
    on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 6:31 pm

    Construction in New Jersey is booming to the degree that there is a shortage of qualified labor to perform the volume of jobs, according to three panelists who took part in an industry panel […]

  • Murphy pitches clean energy at Princeton
    on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Gov. Phil Murphy pitched his New Jersey clean energy goals to dozens of researchers and professors at Princeton University on Friday, pointing to the potential economic benefit of boosting such an […]

  • Design 'smart cities' around people, Tech Day panelists suggest
    on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 1:04 pm

    In New Jersey's cities of tomorrow, kitchen appliances could alert homeowners they need to be replaced. Smart meters could tell them how to lower their electric bill. Commuters would be able to […]

  • Soltage closes Round 1 of investment for solar portfolio
    on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 8:02 pm

    Renewable energy provider Soltage has closed the first round of investment for a 38-project, 100-megawatt solar portfolio. […]

  • AC's Claridge Hotel to ban plastic straws in 2019
    on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 7:44 pm

    The owners of the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City announced plans for the entire resort to eliminate the use of plastic straws beginning Jan. 1. […]

  • JJ, NFI earn EPA freight efficiency recognition
    on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 1:11 pm

    The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency honored New Brunswick’s Johnson Johnson and Cherry Hill’s NFI Industries with SmartWay Excellence Awards at the 2018 American Trucking […]

  • NJ American Water granted new rates by BPU
    on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 6:48 pm

    The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities has approved a settlement between New Jersey American Water and the New Jersey Division of Rate Counsel for new water and wastewater rates that will keep […]

  • NJ Senate approves bill to ban fracking waste
    on Monday, October 29, 2018 at 9:50 pm

    The state Senate approved a measure to ban the disposal of waste from the controversial natural-gas drilling process hydraulic fracturing otherwise known as fracking within New Jersey's state borders. […]

  • PSEG says bills to remain stable after BPU OKs agreement
    on Monday, October 29, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities granted approval Monday to PSEG on a settlement agreement that keeps bills for the typical combined electric and gas residential customer stable and at levels […]

  • Port Authority unveils 2050 clean energy goal
    on Friday, October 26, 2018 at 5:03 pm

    The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which oversees many of the bridges, tunnels and airports in the New York City metro area, unveiled plans for an 80 percent reduction of its greenhouse […]

  • Proposed law to allow local stormwater utilities could spell new tax, opponents say
    on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 7:09 pm

    Lawmakers advanced a measure that would enable local governments to establish their own stormwater utilities. But the proposal drew criticism from business advocates who said the measure could […]

  • Businesses must connect to protect water supplies
    on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 12:50 pm

    All businesspeople must juggle a wide array of priorities each day. One that should be high on every-one's list is the health and sustainability of water resources in the Garden State. […]

  • NRG says plan simplifies how businesses choose renewables
    on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 7:31 pm

    Princeton-based NRG Energy has debuted its Renewable Select plan to simplify the renewables procurement process and make it easier for businesses to choose renewable energy, the company announced. […]

  • PSEG buys Newark lot for 1M
    on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 6:16 pm

    Sitar Realty Co. -TCN Worldwide of Iselin has announced the purchase of a vacant lot in Newark by the statersquos largest utility. […]