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Battle over natural gas port proposal resurfaces

Gov. Christie’s Office reaffirmed to the maritime administration that the state was opposed to the amended application [withdrawn in 2012], which essentially is this current project,” he said. “They are avoiding New Jersey at all costs.” In a statement, LNG officials said they incorporated previous feedback from federal and New Jersey state officials in the design of Port Ambrose, reducing the number of buoys by half, locating the port completely offshore, and avoiding impacts to adjacent shorelines, fisheries and area tourism. [email protected]