NJ Lawmakers Vote To Remain In Regional Cap And Trade PactTwo bills aimed at keeping New Jersey in a regional greenhouse gas reduction pact received final approval from the Legislature, but the fate of the state's participation was no closer to being resolved.
Bill To Keep NJ In Carbon Dioxide-Capping Pact Goes Before CommitteeThe state Senate's Environment and Energy Committee will consider legislation Monday to force Gov. Chris Christie to stay in a multistate pact to reduce greenhouse gases blamed for global warming.
Democrats Try To Stop Gov. Christie's Decision To Exit Greenhouse Gas Program Three Democratic lawmakers are introducing legislation to force New Jersey's Republican governor to stay in a multistate pact to reduce greenhouse gases blamed for global warming.
Gov. Chris Christie To Pull N.J. From Greenhouse Gas ProgramRepublican Gov. Chris Christie announced Thursday that New Jersey will withdraw from a 10-state regional greenhouse gas reduction program by the end of the year, saying the program is ineffective at combating global warming.
Report: Gaps Around Air Conditioners In NYC Buildings Are CostlyA new study said that poorly fitted air conditioning units cost New York City buildings millions of dollars a year in extra fuel consumption. The study by the Urban Green Council was set to be released Thursday.
Federal Stimulus Funds Pave The Way For Smoother NYC Streets Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan announced Monday that the agency started using 12 new electric screeds that will reduce fuel costs and carbon emissions.