DRBA CONSIDERING RENEWABLE ENERGY OPTIONS

The Delaware River and Bay Authority is looking at renewable energy. The bi-state agency is seeking information from qualified firms in the renewable industry on providing opportunities and strategies to implement cost effective renewable energy projects at DRBA facilities in New Jersey and Delaware. While the Authority is primarily interested in on-site renewable projects that…

HEAT WAVE ENDS, STORMS LIKELY TODAY

The major heat wave is over, and for the next 18 hours we’ll be dealing with the potential of heavy thunderstorms.  Partly sunny skies are expected Monday afternoon which should fuel some storms in some locations in Cape May County.  The National Weather Service says the storms could again produce gusty winds and heavy rains.…

REPORT: FIRE AT LOCAL CAMPGROUND SUNDAY NIGHT

There was a major fire reported at a local campground Sunday evening.  The Cape May County Herald reports that there was a structure fire at the Big Timber Lake Campground on Goshen-Swainton Road shortly after 9:00pm Sunday.  Police reports suggest that several propane gas tanks exploded during the fire, and there were a large amount…

STORMS DRENCH THE SHORE, CA– USE POWER OUTAGES

Some afternoon thunderstorms on Sunday caused power outages and flooded streets in local shore communities.  Nearly 4,000 customers of Atlantic City Electric lost power in central Cape May County.  Outages were reported in Middle Township, Avalon, Dennis Township, and Upper Township.  Nearly 8,000 customers of the utility lost power during the peak of the storms.…