A FERC Chairman has refused to approve the certificates awarded by FERC to the Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast pipeline projects.
The Kidder Township Board of Supervisors have voted to approve a land use permit for a PennEast Pipeline compressor station.
PennEast Pipeline Company LLC has also applauded the Senate’s confirmation of nominees to restore a quorum to FERC.
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has denied key permit applications for the PennEast pipeline project.
On 26 June, the PennEast pipeline project requested an extension to provide legally required information to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.
Bipartisan local officials have recently urged the NJDEP to reject the PennEast pipeline permit application.
There has recently been a confirmed bobcat sighting documented along the proposed PennEast pipeline route. Now, groups are looking to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to uphold the laws protecting wild cats.