OFFSHORE WIND: New Jersey’s Cape May County sues the federal government for what it describes as rushing to provide Ørsted’s Ocean Wind I its permits and ignoring local business and wildlife impacts. (NJ Advance Media, Reuters)



CLEAN ENERGY: After Pennsylvania ranked near the bottom of a state renewable energy report card, a news outlet highlights active projects and potential areas of growth in Lancaster County. (Lancaster Online)

STORAGE: A battery storage company signs Starbucks to become the anchor subscriber of a community storage system in New York City. (Utility Dive)


ELECTRIC VEHICLES: As Delaware increases incentives for electric vehicle purchases, a state vocational school shows students how to install and repair electric vehicle chargers used by teachers and faculty. (WHYY)

EQUITY: Pennsylvania begins accepting public comments on an update to the state’s environmental justice policy, including changes to a community screening tool and detailed mitigation measures for industrial permit seekers. (Environmental Health News)

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Bridget is a freelance reporter and newsletter writer based in the Washington, D.C., area. She compiles the Northeast Energy News digest. Bridget primarily writes about energy, conservation and the environment. Originally from Philadelphia, she graduated from Emerson College in 2015 with a degree in journalism and a minor in environmental studies. When she isn’t working on a story, she’s normally on a northern Maine lake or traveling abroad to practice her Spanish language skills.