Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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We have a responsibility to future generations to leave behind an earth and environment that is clean and sustainable. This responsibility also presents opportunities to create jobs and grow our economy by inventing, manufacturing and installing clean energy technology and other sustainable solutions here in America. Environmentally sustainable policies and investments in renewable energy will reduce America’s dependence on fossil fuels and foreign oil, and help address climate change.

More on Environment

Sep 9 2021
News Release
"This bill also provides much needed investment for domestic manufacturing and for first responders, like firefighters, who often find themselves on the frontline of the climate crisis.”
Aug 23 2021
News Release
“The work being done at the Paulsboro Port will enable America’s clean energy future to be built right here in South Jersey, and I thank Majority Leader Hoyer for joining us here today, recognizing our area is becoming one of the premier wind energy hubs in the nation."
Jul 29 2021
News Release
“This bill tackles three of my top priorities, creating jobs, expanding opportunity and support for working families. Several key provisions were in today’s package that will benefit South Jersey families, including funding to combat hunger, investment in wind energy and clean drinking water and support for our workers."
Jul 1 2021
News Release
“It is past time to bring our nation’s infrastructure into the modern era. This INVEST in America Act does this while also creating job opportunities for local workers and keeping our communities safe."
Feb 12 2021
News Release
“On the Committee, I’ll work to make sure the United States remains a leader in the research and development that drives the production of advanced technologies and innovative achievements the U.S. is known for, like landing the first person on the moon."
Jan 25 2021
News Release
“Climate change is a serious threat to our communities, with devastating consequences both globally and here in South Jersey."
Dec 22 2020
News Release
“This major investment shows that America’s clean energy future is being built right here in South Jersey. The new wind turbine manufacturing site will power our economy by building the clean technology that will power our homes and businesses."
Dec 21 2020
News Release
“New Jersey and the nation are facing a historic public health emergency and economic crisis. Every American urgently needs relief, and some assistance is finally on the way."
Sep 24 2020
News Release
“As we continue to face both an economic crisis and a climate crisis, we must modernize our energy infrastructure to grow jobs and protect our environment."
Jul 23 2020
News Release
“The Great American Outdoors Act is a historic achievement that delivers the long-promised funding needed to protect our parks and ensure that all people in our community benefit from the economic, social and health benefits that conserving and building green public spaces bring to NJ families."