Sustainable Jersey Upcoming Events

Sustainable Jersey and its program partners regularly host trainings and events that support progress toward Sustainable Jersey certification.  You can also post FREE events that are open to the general public that would be of interest to the Sustainable Jersey community by clicking on "Add Event" at right.  This link will only appear if you are logged into the website.  Click on "Sign in or sign up" on the top left of this page to log in.

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Helping Your Local Businesses Be More Sustainable

September 13, 2017 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm



Community efforts toward sustainability cannot be successful without the active engagement of the private sector. The NJ Sustainable Business Registry Program, developed by the NJ Small Business Development Centers in partnership with the NJ Department of Environmental Protection, is an online registry where businesses can receive tips and resources to become more sustainable. 

Learn about Sustainable Jersey's Green Business Recognition Program action that awards points to municipalities that promote and encourage the adoption of this program by its businesses. Hear about the Registry and what Sustainable Jersey communities have done to promote sustainability to their local businesses. 

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events and Trainings

Strategies for Protecting the Navesink River

September 18, 2017 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Huber Woods Environmental Center

25 Brown's Dock Road, (Locust) Middletown Township, NJ 07760

REGISTER - Cost: $20, Free if your commission/committee is on the ANJEC Workshop Plan

The professional staff from the Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program and ANJEC will host this workshop to talk about ways to ensure new development is in compliance with stormwater management regulations in the Navesink River area.  The workshop will also provide guidance on reviewing checklists for the site plan applications and training on the E-Tool: Asking the: Asking Right Questions in Stormwater Review. You will also learn to take data from collection tools such as Navesink River pathogen pollutions reports or Rutgers's Impervious Coverage Assessment Action.  For more information call 973-539-7547 or visit their website.

Event Type: Other
Event Category: Other Events

Plug In to the Electric Vehicle Boom

September 19, 2017 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm



(Registration fee:  $10.00)

EVs represent an important energy innovation that will have a profound impact on electric markets, energy infrastructure, and the environment.  To fully tap the potential of this fast-growing market, easy access to vehicle charging stations will be vital.  

Find out about what's happening around the world and in New Jersey to foster development of electric vehicle infrastructure, and how municipalities can be at the vanguard of this important movement and meet local demand for public and workplace charging stations.

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Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Other Events

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