Big Business Seeks Relief From NJ Greenhouse Gas InitiativeJanuary 15, 2010 – In The News
The New Jersey Large Energy Users Coalition submitted a petition to review the financial impact of a new program New Jersey implemented to help combat global warming.
Steve Goldenberg, an attorney representing the coalition, said the greenhouse initiative adds to the already high costs of energy for businesses in New Jersey, which are among the highest in the nation.
“We’re not talking about nickels and dimes here. For some of these guys, it amounts to tens of thousands of dollars a year and for some hundreds of thousands of dollars. That, on top of other things, makes for a very difficult business climate."