Tag: cap and trade

2019 will see a renewed cap-and-trade push likely raise N.J. energy costs

TRENTON, N.J. — A northeastern “green” push will be a major albeit probably under-reported story line for 2019. New Jersey announced plans for a new CO2 emission cap right before Christmas, laying the groundwork to fully rejoin the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) and Read More

LoBiondo Launches Bus Tour

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog This year’s hot congressional contests are happening further north, in CD3 and CD12, but that doesn’t mean elections are cancelled everywhere else, Save Jerseyans. For starters, the reelection campaign of Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ02) is Read More

@GovChristie Vetoes RGGI Bill

Way back in May of this year, Save Jerseyans, the New Jersey Legislature passed A1998/S1322. Known as the “Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative” (RGGI), this legislation would’ve committed New Jersey to a regional Cap & Trade program. Governor Christie previously pulled us out; the Read More