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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Roots for Rivers Reforestation Webinar

February 22, 2018 - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm



This webinar will be held to learn about the new Roots for Rivers Reforestation Grant and Technical Assistance Opportunity. The webinar will cover why floodplain reforestation is important and what's involved; how to select a site and develop a plan; the technical assistance funding available; and how to apply to be part of the program.

For more information click here.

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

2018 New Jersey Sustainability Summit

June 21, 2018 - 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

The College of New Jersey

2000 Pennington Road, Ewing Township, NJ 08628


REGISTER- Coming Soon

Every year Sustainable Jersey brings a unique mix of public, private, state and local partners together to support communities in achieving remarkable progress.  Last year, over 300 people attended the 2017 New Jersey Sustainability Summit to find ways that we can all work together to build local capacity for change and have a collective impact.  Stay tuned for more information and registration link coming soon! 

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

Sharing Positive Energy

February 21, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

NJM Insurance Group

840 12th Street, Hammonton, NJ 08037

*This is an Atlantic-Cape May Hub event.



Energy efficiency measures are one of the best ways to reduce your town's Greenhouse Gas emissions. Join us to learn about strategies for your town to move the commercial and residential sectors towards greater energy efficiency. You will hear about incentives from South Jersey Gas and New Jersey's Clean Energy Program, and case studies from the ground. Sustainable Jersey's Energy Program Manager, Nancy Quirk, will also discuss an overview of the Gold Standard in Energy, which includes solar and electric vehicle strategies for your municipality.  Light fare and refreshments will be provided.

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

Bronze, Silver, or Gold? Success Stories in Municipal Energy Efficiency

March 07, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm



Join us for a webinar on the benefits of energy efficiency for municipal facilities. Municipalities large and small have experienced increased comfort and decreased utility bills from implementing energy efficiency upgrades in town halls, libraries, and recreation centers, among others. Learn how towns like yours have utilized New Jersey's Clean Energy Program incentives to help achieve their energy savings goals. Sustainable Jersey staff will provide guidance on moving from energy audits to efficiency upgrades, transitioning from the Inventory and Upgrade All Buildings action, and municipal leaders will provide inspiring case studies to light the Olympic energy torch in your town.

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

Making a Game Plan for Getting Certified

February 21, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm



Calling all registered towns! Have you been thinking that 2017 is the year your town will join the 198 Sustainable Jersey certified municipalities that are making progress toward a more sustainable future? Would you like to receive the prestigious Sustainable Jersey certification at this year’s League of Municipalities Conference? This webinar will share proven strategies and tools to help map out a path to certification within six to twelve months. 

Learn how to mobilize your green team, navigate the Sustainable Jersey website, select “start-up” actions, get assistance completing actions from non-profits and other groups, track your progress and more!

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