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Google and PSE&G Team Up to Find Methane Leaks

12-28-16
Using the same cars that take pictures for Google Maps, Google and PSE&G are able to detect methane leaks caused by aging infrastructure.
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Marlboro Dentist Wraps Up Tour of National Parks in Paterson

12-23-16
Dr. Paul Kovalski finished a 30-year journey to visit every national park at Paterson Great Falls.
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Proposed Constitutional Amendment Would Protect Environmental Settlement Money

12-23-16
If the constitutional amendment is approved by voters, funds from environmental settlements will go into a special lockbox to be used by those affected by the pollution.
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Controversy Over Donald Trump’s Pick to Head EPA

12-21-16
President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Scott Pruitt to lead the EPA. The Oklahoma attorney general is a vocal climate change science skeptic and among progressive environmental groups, he's called a fossil fuel advocate.
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Pollution Settlement Money to Aid NJ Waterways

12-15-16
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is sending dollars from pollution settlements back into the community to build up the waterfront around the Lower Passaic River and Newark Bay.
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Manville Doesn’t Qualify for Federal Flood Mitigation

12-7-16
After 10-plus years and $3 million of research, Manville doesn’t qualify for federal flood mitigation measures, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
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Sen. Greenstein: Water Infrastructure Issues Start with the Pipes

11-29-16
Sen. Linda Greenstein says the state's deteriorating water pipes need to be replaced and that water main breaks and other issues cost businesses money.
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Trump Ending Trans-Pacific Partnership Might Hurt NJ Businesses

11-23-16
Thirty-eight percent of goods exported from Jersey went to TPP countries last year.
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NJ Rate Counsel Questions Need for PennEast Pipeline

11-17-16
The New Jersey Division of the Rate Counsel, with its economic consultants, says PennEast Pipeline is making up the need for a new pipeline.
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Questions Surround Proposal for NY to Buy NJ Water

11-16-16
Water company Suez submitted a proposal in June for New York to buy up to 5 million gallons of water a day from New Jersey’s largest reservoir and send it to the Empire State. The current drought is complicating matters.