Tag: environmental impacts

Public Utilities, Waste Management

The Impact of New Jersey’s New Environmental Justice Law

October 14, 2020

Via: Waste360

All 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia have some form of environmental justice policy, intended to protect minorities and low-income citizens from disproportionately high exposure to pollution; but many of these vulnerable communities are still plagued, and at […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Minnesota appeals court rejects PUC approval of Wisconsin gas plant, orders environmental review

December 24, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

Minnesota Power officials say they are still reviewing the court’s decision, but expect the Wisconsin review to “adequately address any environmental concerns and the steps we are taking to mitigate any environmental impact.” “We are disappointed in this unprecedented decision […]