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Environmental Capacity Based Planning
Sustainable Guide for Developers and Communities
Sustainability in the News

What's New
NJ Green Home Remodeling
cover of NJ Green Home Remodeling Guidelines
USGBC NJ Chapter - Green Training


June 16, 2010

NJ's First Investment Forum for Food Waste Recycling
Cook Campus Center at Rutgers
New Brunswick, NJ

June 17, 2010

Northeast Sustainable Communities Workshop
Focusing on Brownfield Redevelopment and its Intersection with Sustainability
NJ Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ

June 17, 2010

NJHEPS Sustainability Education Workshop II* SWITCH: Communities of
Practice & Change Strategies

9:00 am - 2:00 p.m.
Montclair State University
Conference Center Ballroom

June 18, 2010

Regenerative Design in the NJ Highlands
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Morristown Beard School
Morristown, NJ

June 24-25, 2010

Green Career Expo & Conference
Presented by the Emerging Green Builders committee
of the U.S. Green Building - Council New Jersey Chapter
Meadowlands Environment Center
Lyndhurst, N.J. 07071

September 15-17, 2010

East Coast Green 2010
Bally's Atlantic City Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, NJ

Past Events
April 22, 2010

Earth Day New Jersey
New Jersey Environmental Education Week - April 11-17, 2010
Various events in various locations.

April 17, 2010

2010 - A New Decade of Commitment and Vision for the Environment
NJ Environmental Federation
Rutgers University School of Law
Newark, NJ

February 26, 2010

NJ Future 2010 Redevelopment Forum
Hyatt Hotel and Conference Center
New Brunswick, NJ

FOR INFORMATION: Visit or call (609) 393-0008,
ext. 101.

February 27, 2010

New Jersey Bicycle Summit
Denville, NJ

Sponsored by the New Jersey Bicycle Coalition (NJBC),
in co-operation with the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT)

March 3, 2010

NESEA (Northeast Sustainable Energy Association)
ACI NJ Home Performance pre-conference workshops
9 am to 5 pm
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, NJ
1. Residential Retrofits for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability, Larry Harmon
2. Introduction to Photovoltaics, Steve Kurkoski
AIA accredited - provide 7 continuing education units

March 20, 2010

14th New Jersey Land Conservation Rally
Conference Center at Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ

March 20, 2010

Green Everything Expo
James Kerney Center of Mercer County College
North Broad & Academy Streets
Trenton, NJ

For more information:

February 12, 2010

IMAGINE a sustainable world

Sponsored by Princeton University, in partnership with the
University's Office of Sustainability and the High Meadows Foundation

January 30, 2010

NOFA NJ Annual Winter Conference
New Brunswick, NJ

now- through January 24, 2010

Rising Tide: Climate Change and New Jersey
New Jersey State Museaum
Trenton, NJ

January 15, 2010

Climate Change Impacts & Challenges for New Jersey Businesses & Coastal Communities (pdf)
Monmouth University, Wilson Hall Auditorium
Wall, NJ
8:30 am - 1:30 pm

January 2-17, 2010

Princeton Environmental Film Festival 2010
Princeton, NJ

September 12-13, 2009

New Jersey's First Green Children's Health Expo
On the Campus of The University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Newark, NJ

September 12, 2009

Energy Smart Somerset Forum (pdf)
9 am - 12:45 pm
Raritan Valley Community College

August 7-9, 2009

Northeast Organic Farming Association
35th Annual Summer Conference
Amherst, MA

July 23, 2009

Local Government Greenhouse Gas Grant Workshop
9:00 AM to 12:00 noon
Public Hearing Room, NJDEP Headquarters
401 E. State Street,
Trenton, NJ 08625

July 20, 2009

Workshop for DEP Grants: Planning and Designing Climate-Friendly Towns
10 a.m. to 12 noon
Edward J. Bloustein School, Room 113
33 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ

June 4, 2009
June 24, 2009
July 23, 3009

Northeast Forum on Climate and Waste Connections

Webinar I
What is the Climate-Waste Prevention Connection?
June 4, 2009 1:30 to 3:30 pm EST

Webinar II
Make Materials Management Count: Tools & Techniques
June 24, 2009 1:30 to 3:30 pm EST

Webinar III
Working Together: Reducing GHG through Materials Management
July 23, 2009 1:30 to 3:30 pm EST

June 18, 2009

1st Annual Northeast Sustainable Communities Workshop
Newark, NJ (New Jersey Institute of Technology)

June 16, 2009

NJMC/NJTC Sustainable Business and Technology Seminar and Field Demonstration Day
June 16, 2009
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
New Jersey Meadowlands Commission
Lyndhurst, NJ

June 5-6, 2009

Stoking the Sustainability Fire
Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ

May 20-22, 2009

Jumpstarting the New Green Economy
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Madison, NJ

April 29 - May 1, 2009

Feeding a Hot and Hungry Planet
The Challenge of Making More Food and Fewer Greenhouse Gases

Princeton University
Princeton, NJ

March 31, 2009

NJLM Educational Foundation's 2009 Housing Summit
East Brunswick, NJ
$50. To register: or 609-695-3481 ext. 111

March 14, 2009

Green Building Expo2
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Lawrence, NJ

March 6, 2009

Transportation & Infrastructure Issues for the Next Decade
Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton U.

February 27, 2009 NJ Future Redevelopment Forum
New Brunswick, NJ
January 29, 30, 31, 2009

24th Annual Environmental Education Conference
Getting Out and Going Green - Why if Matters & What it Means
Princeton, NJ

January 2-11, 2009

Princeton Environmental Film Festival

Various Dates Ongoing Lectures - Princeton Environmental Institute, Princeton University
Various Dates: Oct 21 to Nov 13, Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission Workshops
to help shape long-range plan for 2035

5:30 pm to 8:15 pm
Various Locations in the region

November 13, 2008 Community Trails Seminar
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Rutgers University
October 29, 2008 Walkability & Bicycling Seminars
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Rutgers University
October 29, 2008 "Green Building at the New Jersey Shore" Conference and Technology Fair co-sponsored by the Barnegat Bay National Estuary Program
October 3, 10, 17, & 24

Exploring the Small Farm Dream: Is Starting an Agricultural Business Right for You?
6:00-9:00 PM

Wednesday, October 1, 2008 NJMC Sustainable Communities Planning Seminar
8 am to 1 pm
New Jersey Meadowlands Commission, Lyndhurst, NJ
October 2008 -August 16, 2009

Climate Change: The Threat to Life and a New Energy Future
American Museum of Natural History
New York, NY

Saturday, September 13, 2008 Leading Green: Training for Environmental Leadership in New Jersey Cities and Developed Communities - Newark
Wednesday, September 10, 2008 Building Sustainable / Resilient Coastal Communities in New Jersey
Thursday, August 14, 2008

Organic Lawn & Turf Course Duke Farms - Hillsborough, NJ

Saturday, July 19, 2008 Leading Green: Training for Environmental Leadership in New Jersey Cities and Developed Communitie - Secaucus
Saturday, June 14, 2008 Leading Green: Training for Environmental Leadership in New Jersey Cities and Developed Communitie - Trenton
Friday, June 13, 2008 What No One is Telling You About the Future of New Jersey - New Brunswick
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 2008 Historic Preservation Conference - Rutgers University


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