NJ Spotlight News

Protestors urge to stop power plant construction in Newark

Clip: 01/07/2022 | 1m 2s | Video has closed captioning.

Gov. Phil Murphy was in Elizabeth Thursday night for the swearing-in of the Union County Commissioners. But protestors outside the ceremony gathered to urge Murphy to stop the planned construction of a new natural-gas power plant in Newark’s Ironbound. The proposed plant is meant to keep the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission’s operations running during future power outages.

Aired: 01/07/22

Rating: NR

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