DNV GL Publishes Regulatory Roadmap for Floaters in the Us
DNV GL announced it has mapped out what is necessary to be in compliance with U.S. Coast Guard requirements to operate FOIs, FSOs and FPSOs in U.S. waters.
Second Typhoon Threatens Taiwan
The Taiwan military was collecting and distributing sandbags to guard against possible flooding on Tuesday as a typhoon bore down on the island after brushing the Philippines.
Greenbrier Condoles the Passing of Emeritus Board Member Atiyeh
The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. says it joins all of Oregon in expressing its condolences to the family of Victor G. Atiyeh, former Governor and past member of Greenbrier's board of directors.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
NJ Congressmen Supports Offshore Wind Proposal
Congressman Frank Pallone has issued the following statement in response to the Department of the Interior's announcement of the proposed lease sale for nearly 344,000 acres off of the New Jersey coast for commercial wind energy development.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
LETTER: Consumers have nothing to fear from GMOsLETTER: Consumers...
LETTER: Consumers have nothing to fear from GMOs Genetically modified organisms are safe, and lower food prices Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rowsMb A package of cookies that carry a "non gmo" label at Dean's Market on Route 35 in Ocean Township, NJ, Friday, Jun 20, 2014.
U.S. plan to explore for Atlantic oil assailed
The Obama administration took a big step Friday toward reopening the Atlantic coast to exploration for oil and gas - a move that was attacked by environmentalists and political leaders in New Jersey.
Additional funding earmarked for Sandy buyouts in...
Additional funding earmarked for Sandy buyouts in Sayreville $3.3 million FEMA grant will complete buyouts and demolition of 196 Sayreville properties Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1mXerl1 A Sandy-damaged home in Sayreville is among those purchased and later demolished under the state's Blue Acres program.
Asbury Park Press
Christie attends funeral for Jersey City police officer
Christie attends funeral for Jersey City police officer On Friday, July 18th, 2014 in New Jersey politics ... Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1mWsdnX A memorial for 23-year-old Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago stands at the Walgreens where he was fatally shot on Sunday in Jersey City.
The Jersey Journal
Monmouth Beach to build dunes with dredged material from Shrewsbury River
Portions of the sea wall in Monmouth Beach damaged by Hurricane Sandy are scheduled to be repaired by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Obama pressured to omit religious exemption in LGBT order
President Barack Obama is being pressured to leave out a religious exemption in his upcoming LGBT executive order.
Governor Christie Pulls New Jersey Out of Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
So this is what American politics have come to in 2014. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears on NBC's Meet the Press, then quietly jets out to Vail, Colorado to appear at an exclusive and secretive Koch Brothers strategy meeting .
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Ohio considers ban on microbeads found in toothpastes, beauty products
Lawmakers at the federal level and in at least three states, including Ohio, have begun efforts to ban microplastics, the tiny particles that give toothpastes, body washes and facial scrubs their abrasive qualities, but may kill birds and fish.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Belmar Receives Over $10M in FEMA Funding
Over the course of the past three weeks, Belmar has received more than $10.3 million in FEMA funding for rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy, bringing the total the borough has received to $13.6 million, Mayor Matt Doherty said.
AAA: Reps. Pallone, Sherman Commend Armenian Amb. Tatoul Markarian
Armenian Assembly of America News 1334 G Street, N.W., Suite 200 Washington, D.C. 20005 Tel: 393-3434 Fax: 638-4904 E-mail: email@example.com Web: http://armenianassembly.tumblr.com/ Congressmen Pallone, Sherman Commend Armenian Ambassador Tatoul Markarian Mariam Pashayan AAANews Blog July 8, 2014 On Thursday, July 3, 2014, Armenian Caucus ... (more)
Tue Jul 08, 2014
NJ considering crude oil disclosure
For more than a month now, railroads have been required to notify a state's emergency officials when massive amounts of a certain crude oil would be transported within their borders.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Frank Lautenberg's widow, once critical of Cory Booker, will now raise money for him
Bonnie Lautenberg, wife of the late Senator Frank Lautenberg, stands on the platform in the Secaucus train station that bears his name as the senator's body is loaded into a train for transport to Arlington National Cemetery.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Speech of Hon. Frank Pallone, Jr. of New Jersey in the House of Reps
US Official News July 4, 2014 Friday Washington: SPEECH OF HON. FRANK PALLONE, JR.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Should NJ tell residents about oil train shipments?Should NJ tell...
Should NJ tell residents about oil train shipments? Officials might publicly disclose where and how often trains carry crude oil across state Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1lFjotw After a series of explosive train crashes, New Jersey officials are deciding whether to publicly disclose information about where and how ... (more)
Wed Jul 02, 2014
New Jersey Will Sue Feds Over Seismic Ocean Blasting
As hundreds rallied against seismic blasting that is set to begin in the ocean off New Jersey later this month, officials with the state Department of Environmental Protection say they will sue the federal government to stop the blasting before it can start.
NJ Lawmakers Robert Menendez, Frank Pallone Fight Against Offshore Oil Drilling
Some political heavyweights in New Jersey are calling on President Barack Obama to keep offshore oil drilling away from the Atlantic coastline.