Gallery: The New York-New Jersey Spectra Pipeline Gets the Green Light

The Spectra Pipeline, which will bring natural gas to new areas around New York and New Jersey, has been given the green light. Also called the NJ-NY Expansion Project, it was finally approved by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and received with a mixed response.  The pipeline was approved as part of Mayor Bloomberg’s PlaNYC 2030 report to divert reliance upon coal energy, but the construction of the pipeline could be invasive for some residents.

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