On Monday, Sept 18, Jersey Renews and Isles, Inc. co-hosted Jobs for a Just Transition, an interactive event highlighting the importance of job training for un- and underemployed workers in the energy efficiency sector. Well-trained workers are able to assess homes for energy efficiency upgrades and safety, offering a wealth of benefits to communities [...]
http://jerseyrenews.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Job-Training-FB-Flyer-1.jpg Date: Monday, September 18 Time: 10:30 am Location: Isles, Inc. 33 Tucker Street, Trenton Details: Facility Tours Available. Free to Attend. Please RSVP. Register Today
Via ReThink Energy: Offshore Wind: A Win for New Jersey On Wednesday, August 16, Jersey Renews held the first in a series of events promoting policies that will push New Jersey towards a just transition to more clean, renewable energy. This event tackled offshore wind power with an expert panel and community [...]
"'To not believe in climate change at this point is ludicrous,” said Patrick Hossay, a professor of sustainability at Stockton University. “You can choose to not believe in gravity, but if you jump off of a building…you’re going to die.' Plenty of ideas are out in the open regarding the changing climate around the world. But [...]
"On Wednesday, before the backdrop of several large wind turbines that power the Atlantic County Utilities Authority’s wastewater treatment facility, the environmental coalition Jersey Renews held a panel conference to discuss advancing offshore wind projects in New Jersey. The panel included voices from across all spectrums — faith leaders, environmental groups, health care and industrial [...]
"It has been nearly seven years since a measure to promote offshore wind in New Jersey was signed into law, and not a single turbine is turning off the state’s coast. But clean-energy advocates and some business executives remain upbeat about prospects for the sector in the state, saying there is still an opportunity for [...]
Click Here to Register Date: Wednesday, August 16th Time: 11:30 am Location: 1802 Absecon Blvd. Atlantic City, NJ Details: Light lunch to follow. Family-Friendly Activities & Facility Tours Available. Free to Attend. Please RSVP.
Click Here to Register Date: Wednesday, August 16th Time: 10 am - 11:30 am Location: The Control Room at ACUA Wastewater Treatment Facility 1802 Absecon Blvd. Atlantic City, NJ Details: Panel Discussion. Press event and light lunch to follow. Free to Attend. Please RSVP. Panelists Liz Burdock is the Executive Director of the Business Network for [...]