Category Archives: Environment

Does Green Infrastructure Create Real Estate Value?

Posted on by Steve Nelson AICP, Local Recovery Planning Manager, New Jersey Future

As the real estate market stages a slow but steady comeback from the Great Recession, and as commercial property owners consider new investments and re-investments in buildings and land, the use of green infrastructure (rain gardens, bioswales, permeable pavement, additional … Continue reading

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Found Money

Posted on by Rev. Fletcher Harper, Executive Director, GreenFaith

Energy Services Program Helps Nonprofits Cut Energy Use, Costs, Carbon Footprint What can a three-person team do to help a nonprofit save thousands of dollars each year? A lot, it turns out. Nonprofits that own their own facilities pay energy … Continue reading

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From Beaver Dams to Bike Lanes

Posted on by Randall Solomon, Sustainable Jersey

Recognizing local sustainability champions Julie Beddingfield, co-chair, Sustainable Haddonfield, building a rain barrel. “As co-chair of Sustainable Haddonfield, I like to think of myself as the air-traffic controller of the programs,” said Julie Beddingfield. “I am not the landscape architect … Continue reading

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Jersey Give-Back Guide: Celebrating the Student Conservation Association

Posted on by Dodge

It’s the final day of the 15 Days of Generating Generosity, and we are going out with a bang! The Jersey Give-Back Guide is a website designed to help you learn about some of New Jersey’s most effective nonprofits as you are … Continue reading

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Jersey Give-Back Guide: Celebrating the New Jersey Conservation Foundation

Posted on by Dodge

Coming into the homestretch of  the 15 Days of Generating Generosity! Have you made a gift yet to any of the organizations in the Jersey Give-Back Guide? It’s a website designed to help you learn about some of New Jersey’s most … Continue reading

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