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2018 Elections: A Fight for Clean Water

July 31, 2018

This year Clean Water Action is fighting back against the most anti-environment Congress in decades

RETHINKING DISPOSABLE AT A ‘GREEN’ BARBECUE

August 6, 2018

RED BANK – Clean Water Action proved it’s possible to have a fun summer barbecue while being ecologically conscious.

 

Booker, Menendez rail against Kavanaugh’s environmental record

August 6, 2018

They stood just a stone’s throw away from the Barnegat Bay and Mantoloking Bridge — an area devastated by Superstorm Sandy.

Diesel buses stink. Are electric buses the solution for N.J. cities?

August 8, 2018

Diesels buses stink.

Drivers instinctively roll up the windows when they're driving behind one and pedestrians hold their breath when a diesel bus passes by.

Will Oyster Creek's nuclear waste be cash cow for buyer Holtec?

August 10, 2018

A high-level nuclear waste storage facility doesn’t exist yet, since the federal government stopped its attempts in 2011 to develop the Yucca Mountain facility in Nevada in the face of local and regional opposition.

Proposed sale of Oyster Creek nuke plant would mean faster cleanup

July 31, 2018

LACEY TOWNSHIP — Exelon Generation, owner of the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station, has an agreement to sell the closing nuclear plant to privately held Holtec International, Exelon announced Tuesday.