Establishing a community solar pilot program is part of the governor's ambitious plan to get the state to 50 percent renewable energy by 2030.
NJBIA President and CEO Michele Siekerka sat down recently with business correspondent Rhonda Schaffler.
Gov. Phil Murphy joined state lawmakers to sign nuclear subsidy and renewable energy bills, despite some claiming it comes at the expense of ratepayers.
The school says its efforts helped cut energy consumption by 40 percent and utility costs by $20,000 in the 2015 to 2016 fiscal year.
Murphy nominated "strong enforcer" Catherine McCabe to head the state Department of Environmental Protection.
The BPU is looking to reduce the state's energy consumption and lessen the effects of climate change.
Tom Moloughney is the first person in the U.S. to lease BMW's Active-E electric car.