New Jersey’s solar sector is thriving: Now let’s fix it.

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities is set to launch an industry study to assess whether or not the current structure has outlived its usefulness.

By almost any measure, New Jersey’s solar sector is thriving, but that isn’t preventing many folks from thinking it just may need some big fixes.

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Delaware River watershed: It's healthy, but significant threats are looming.

Vital resource for millions of people needs more aggressive protections, advocates contend.

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By 2030, state looks to reduce food waste by 50 percent.

Keeping food waste out of dumps and landfills can help reduce methane, a greenhouse gas that contributes to global warming

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NJ seeks to ban pesticide given clean bill of health by EPA.

Chlorpyrifos can potentially cause developmental damage to children, vomiting and dizziness in adults

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'Greens' see red over budget plan, raids on pollution settlements.


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Murphy calls for permanent ban on fracking in Delaware River Basin.

In an announcement with significant implications, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy yesterday called for a permanent ban on fracking within the Delaware River Basin.

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Angling to get New Jersey into the United States Climate Alliance.

With President Donald Trump pulling the United States out of a global climate accord, some Democrats are advocating New Jersey join other states in an alliance to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement.

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Organic diets quickly reduce the amount of glyphosate in people’s bodies

A new study found levels of the widespread herbicide and its breakdown products reduced, on average, more than 70 percent in both adults and children after just six days of eating organic.

Stranded whales and dolphins offer a snapshot of ocean contamination

"Many of the chemical profiles that we see in cetaceans are similar to the types of chemical profiles that we see in humans who live in those coastal areas."

Cutting forests and disturbing natural habitats increases our risk of wildlife diseases

A new study found that animals known to carry harmful diseases such as the novel coronavirus are more common in landscapes intensively used by people.

The President’s green comedy routine

A token, triumphal green moment for a president and party who just might need such a thing in an election year.

Cutting edge of science

An exclusive look at important research just over the horizon that promises to impact our health and the environment

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