NJ Spotlight News

Fury over proposed new power plant in Newark's East Ward

Clip: 01/12/2022 | 3m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

Residents and environmental activists are furious about a plan to develop a new power plant in Newark, just off the Ironbound section. That’s where the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission, which processes sewage from dozens of north Jersey communities, wants to protect against future outages by building a natural gas power plant to provide backup power for its main facility.

Aired: 01/12/22

Rating: NR

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