This week the state of New Jersey took an innovative step in its continuing quest to remain Stronger than the Storm. The N.J. Board of Public Utilities (“BPU”) approved Docket No. QO14060626, a subrecipient agreement with the N.J. Economic Development Authority (“EDA”) to work jointly in the establishment and operation of the Energy Resilience

As the state continues to rebuild from super storm Sandy, New Jersey Assemblyman Angel Fuentes recently introduced bill A3816, in hopes of improving electric service reliability. In addition to simplifying right-of way issues involved in a traditional maintenance practice such as vegetation management, the bill also requires utilities to include in their plans: