Thor Industries Inc. fell the most in almost seven months after the maker of Airstream recreational vehicles and Champion buses reported a fiscal first-quarter profit that fell short of analysts’ estimates.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s new rule that lets the state waive environmental regulations on a case-by-case basis was challenged today by 27 groups that claim it creates damaging loopholes for developers and polluters.
The New Jersey Legislature sent Republican Governor Chris Christie a measure to ban drilling for natural gas using a process called hydraulic fracturing, which environmental groups say contaminates drinking water.
Indiana’s Elkhart County became a symbol of what was wrong in the U.S. economy when President Barack Obama traveled there in February 2009 to make an appeal for more federal spending during a “deep and dire” recession.
New Jersey challenged the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s extension of the time allowed for storing spent nuclear fuel at power plants to 60 years from 30, saying the agency failed to consider health and safety risks.
New Jersey asked to intervene in a legal fight between GenOn Energy Inc. and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to force a cut in power plant emissions that the state said are harming its air quality.