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Brookdale Reformed Church hosts a Solar Seminar to be good stewards of the Earth Mar 8

February 23, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Brookdale Reformed Church will host a free solar seminar on March 8.  The seminar will be led by experts from Geoscape in Livingston NJ. 

Electricity costs are rising and are expected to keep increasing. The sun is projected to rise every day too, but the sun can save you money.

Brookdale Reformed Church has reduced their energy costs by ...

Essex Environmental Commission Honored for Winning Achievement Award

NEWARK, NJ – The Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders recently honored the Essex County Environmental Commission, recipient of an Environmental Achievement Award granted by the Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC), during a special presentation at the Hall of Records in Newark.

As one of six local environmental commissions awarded, the Essex County ...

Don’t Blame Hurricanes for Most Big Storm Surges in Northeast

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Hurricanes spawn most of the largest storm surges in the northeastern U.S., right? Wrong, according to a study by Rutgers University–New Brunswick scientists.

Extratropical cyclones, including nor’easters and other non-tropical storms, generate most of the large storm surges in the Northeast, according to the study in the Journal of ...

Montclair Residents, Businesses Receive Honors from Northeast Earth Coalition

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Northeast Earth Coalition (NEEC) honored several local individuals at the organization’s third annual Act Locally for a More Sustainable World Conference held Saturday, January 27 at the Montclair Public Library.

Local leaders who were honored were as follows: 

1. Lifetime Achievement Award: Gray Russell for his Exceptional Environmental ...

DEP Seeks Public Comment on Update to New Jersey's Decade-Old Wildlife Action Plan

TRENTON, NJ — From monarch butterflies to blue whales, New Jersey is home to more than 3,700 wildlife species. In an effort to protect the most-endangered of those species, state environmental officials are updating a major plan that will guide wildlife conservation efforts over the next decade.

For the first time in 12 years, the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is ...

Ocean County Freeholders Firmly Against Drilling Off the New Jersey Coast

TOMS RIVER - The Ocean County Board of Freeholders are strongly opposed to a Trump administration plan to expand offshore oil and gas drilling to the waters of nearly every coastal state in the nation..

The proposal by the Trump Administration includes 47 potential lease sales in 25 of the 26 planning areas — 19 sales off the coast of Alaska, seven in the Pacific region, 12 in the Gulf ...

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