Victory for the environment: Williams withdraws NESE pipeline application from NJDEP

EELC is celebrating its victory for the environment: On June 14, 2018, Williams/Transco withdrew its Northeast Supply Enhancement (NESE) pipeline application from the NJDEP. Franklin Township’s Mayor, ​Phil Kramer celebrated the victory too, but said, “The Fight isn’t over yet.” On behalf of its clients, Central Jersey Safe Energy Coalition, Princeton Manor Homeowners Association, Food & Water Watch & NY/NJ Baykeeper, EELC agrees that the battle against the pipeline through Raritan Bay and the new compressor station in Franklin Township will continue because the pipeline company reapplied for the pipeline work a few days later. Nevertheless, the permit withdrawal and reapplication recognizes that NJDEP would not approve the project.…/transco-pipeli…/722114002/