NJ Appeals Court Greenlights JCP&L Substation

Law360, New York (September 26, 2013, 9:39 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey appellate panel on Thursday affirmed a decision to allow the construction of an electrical substation built by Jersey City Power & Light Co., saying the recommendations of a state preservation agency cannot override the Department of Environmental Protection’s final determination of the project’s suitability.

In a published decision, a three-judge panel on the Superior Court of New Jersey’s Appellate Division affirmed the DEP’s final determination to allow JCP&L to build the substation in Tewksbury Township to accommodate a surge in demand that had...
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