Jersey City said it is the first on the East Coast to introduce electric garbage trucks to a municipal fleet.
Apr 20, 2023

Jersey City aims to be alternative energy leader with Earth Day pledge

Utilizing grants and community feedback, the city says it will significantly scale up its electrification progress, increasing municipal and public use of EVs, reducing pollution and emissions, lowering costs for taxpayers and improving overall public health.

Offshore wind
Apr 20, 2023

$2M to fund additional offshore wind studies amid calls to pause, marine deaths

“These projects will continue to advance the collection of baseline scientific information that will help ensure the responsible development and operation of offshore wind facilities that protect our coastline and its natural resources,” said DEP Commissioner Shawn LaTourette.

New Jersey American Water’s Deresha Ship flushes a hydrant in the company’s Plainfield service area.
Apr 20, 2023

Millions flow into NJ water infrastructure projects

Work across five communities includes an $11.1 million initiative by Middlesex Water Co. and $12.3 million in projects by New Jersey American Water.

EV charging station
Apr 18, 2023

Charge Up NJ disburses $35M in third year supporting 10,000 EV purchases

With estimates that Fiscal Year 2023 funding will be committed by purchases, orders and leases made through April 17, the program was paused as of 9 p.m. Monday night.

Fire hydrant
Apr 12, 2023

NJ American Water kicks off $11.8M projects in 2 counties

The work is part of the Camden-based utility's ongoing, multimillion-dollar initiative to improve infrastructure across the Garden State. 

New Jersey American Water’s Deresha Ship flushes a hydrant in the company’s Plainfield service area.
Apr 10, 2023

American Water shifts execs, releases responsibility metrics

The Camden-based utility has a new vice president general counsel and secretary at its New Jersey subsidiary, following the promotion of an executive to vice president, chief rates and regulatory counsel for the parent company.

Apr 10, 2023

NJBIZ panel analyzes energy market and what future may hold

The discussion included experts from Fuel Merchants Association of New Jersey, Diversified Search Group, Utility Advantage LLC and Engineers Labor-Employer Cooperative 825.

Apr 10, 2023

CLOSING ENTRY: Closing the loop

The issue of recycling can leave many utterly confused as to whether it's a solution to the waste crisis – or whether the system is fundamentally broken.

EV charging station
Apr 7, 2023

Walmart’s plan to build coast-to-coast EV charging network includes NJ stations

The retailer is looking to make owning an electric vehicle "more accessible, reliable, convenient and affordable."

The Princeton NuEnergy team with founder and CEO Chao Yan in the back row, center, and U.S. Rep. Andy Kim, D-3rd District, in the middle row, third from the right.
Apr 5, 2023

Officials, leadership celebrate Princeton NuEnergy’s $12M grant

"Right here in Bordentown, Princeton NuEnergy is doing incredible work to deliver clean-tech and re-imagine what clean energy looks like,” said U.S. Rep. Andy Kim, D-3rd District.

Hopatcong Borough solar project
Apr 5, 2023

NJR Clean Energy Ventures buys Old Bridge solar project (updated)

"We are excited that this true 'trash-to-treasure' solar project is closer to powering 400 local homes with clean energy," said Annika Colston, founder and CEO of AC Power, the seller.

Trenton-based TerraCycle
Apr 4, 2023

TerraCycle offers free sock recycling program

The partnership with GoldToe will allow consumers to send in any brand, which will then be made into new products.