Nuclear provides more than
90 percent of New Jersey's
carbon-free electricity, which
is good for your health and our climate. Replacing our New Jersey nuclear with fossil fuels ...

... would add


tons of pollution to the air.

That's the equivalent of 3 million more cars on the road.

Additional pollutants such as NOx, SOx, CO2 and mercury released into the air ...

... increasing health care costs for asthma, pulmonary disease and other conditions.

If NJ were to lose its nuclear plants, greenhouse gas emissions from the NJ electric generating sector would increase 75%.