Judge Again Rules Environmental Groups Can't Challenge N.J. Exxon Mobil SettlementA judge has ruled environmental groups in New Jersey may not intervene in the state’s $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil over contaminated gas stations and other sites.
Bloomberg Donates $30 Million Toward Reduction Of Coal UseFormer Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday announced that he is donating an additional $30 million to a Sierra Club initiative working to reduce the nation's use of coal.
New Jersey Posts Details Of $225M Exxon Settlement On WebsiteThe proposed settlement is now open for 60 days of public comment. The settlement needs to be approved by a judge.
Council Approves Additional New Jersey Bear Hunt For 2016, Expanded AreaThe state Fish and Game Council on Tuesday approved adding an October hunt, expanding the geographic area of the hunt and increasing the number of bears hunters can claim.
Stories From Main Street: What Should You Do If You Encounter A Black Bear?It was an absolute shock when a black bear killed a hiker in West Milford in September.
New Jersey Residents Lash Out At Company Over Proposed Oil PipelineIt sounds like a Hollywood screenplay; a big oil company using scare tactics to build a pipeline through small towns.
NJ Lawmakers Robert Menendez, Frank Pallone Fight Against Offshore Oil DrillingU.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, Rep. Frank Pallone and others held a news conference in Asbury Park on Wednesday to express their concerns about allowing drilling in the federal government's next five-year energy plan, which begins in 2017.
Opposition Growing Against Proposed N.Y.-N.J. Oil PipelineOpposition is picking up steam as residents learn more about the proposed 178-mile oil pipeline.
N.J. Sierra Club Alarmed By Drop In Pollution ViolationsThe New Jersey Sierra Club was disappointed this week following revelations that penalties against polluters dropped by 54 percent last budget year compared with four years earlier.
NJ Sports Authority Approves Meadowlands MegamallA long-delayed megamall project in the Meadowlands has taken a major step forward.
WCBS 880 Presents ‘Living Green’ Episode 5: Driving Green"We don't have to give up the things that made us fall in with cars in the first place in order to be environmentally responsible," Russell Datz of Fisker Automotive told WCBS 880's Wayne Cabot.
WCBS 880 Presents ‘Living Green’ Episode 4: Struggling With Flooding, Runoff In New JerseyThere have been six major floods since Gov. Chris Christie was elected in 2009, the Sierra Club of New Jersey's Jeff Titel told WCBS 880's Wayne Cabot.