The Canoe Brook floating solar array is turning underutilized space into a source of clean energy.
Jun 6, 2023

Short Hills home to record-breaking solar array

Owned and operated by NJR Clean Energy Ventures, the 8.9-megawatt project consists of 16,510 floating panels and covers 17 acres of the Canoe Brook reservoir.

“Thanks in no small part to the tireless work of FEMA and our congressional delegation, this project will help protect tens of thousands of New Jerseyans from future storms and flooding,” Gov. Phil Murphy said June 5 about the Two Rivers Water Reclamation Authority (TRWRA) Project.
Jun 6, 2023

Officials mark new funding, kickoff for $85M flood prevention project

According to U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, “This federal and state investment for the Two Rivers Water Reclamation Authority will play an essential role in ensuring that coastal communities in Monmouth County are protected for generations to come."

Offshore wind
Jun 6, 2023

Sweeney Center study explores state of offshore wind in NJ

The "Benchmarking New Jersey on Offshore Wind" study comes as the nascent industry ramps up here and in several neighboring states.

Body of water
Jun 2, 2023

NJ American Water grants $40K to five organizations

The Camden-based utility's Environmental Grant Program funds initiatives that improve, restore or protect the watersheds, surface water and groundwater supplies in local communities. 

Offshore Wind
May 23, 2023

Ocean Wind 1 moves closer to construction start

According to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, if all wind turbine generators are approved for installation, the estimated capacity range will be capable of powering up to 504,000 homes each year.

Offshore wind
May 22, 2023

Atlantic Shores offshore wind project takes next step forward

Marking a crucial point in the federal review process, the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind South Project.

Former Senate President Steve Sweeney
May 22, 2023

Offshore wind moves forward amid calls for marine life studies

The sector is taking shape every day in New Jersey while some continue to press for a pause in activity to learn more about whether any of the work is connected to whale and dolphin deaths along the state’s beaches.

Retiring Middlesex Water Co. President and CEO Dennis Doll joined the company as executive vice president in 2004.
May 17, 2023

Search underway for new Middlesex Water CEO

Dennis Doll, the longtime leader of the Iselin-based utility company, announced he will retire by the end of the year.

CS Energy and Luminace held a project commencement ceremony May 11, which included attendees such as the Mayor of Berkeley Township.
May 16, 2023

‘First-of-its-kind’ solar project heats up in Berkeley

The initiative from Edison-based CS Energy and Luminace, of New York, will be the first to simultaneously close a landfill and build a community system on top, according to a May 11 announcement.

Glass of water
May 16, 2023

Middlesex Water customers may see bill increase

Middlesex Water Co. filed a petition with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities May 15 requesting an increase of approximately $33.9 million – or 31.23% – to its base rates.

May 4, 2023

Longtime PBF Energy CEO stepping back

Current President Matthew Lucey will succeed Tom Nimbley, who has led the Parsippany-based company since 2010 and will continue as executive chairman of the board.

Solar Landscape recently completed construction of a 556-kilowatt rooftop community solar installation in Secaucus.
May 3, 2023

Solar Landscape’s Secaucus project comes with community training

The 556-kilowatt rooftop installation will generate clean renewable energy while also helping workforce development efforts, according to the Asbury Park company.