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Is Your Home EnergySmart Yet?

Princeton Homeowners know a lot more about their home energy usage these days! Thanks to the EnergySmart Homes Campaign, » more

Did you know? You can charge your electric car in town

For those not already aware, the Chambers Street Garage has hosted a battery-charging station for electric cars, or EVs, since fall 2012. Developed by the Melville, NY–based company Leviton and » more

Actor and Activist, Ed Begley Jr., Encourages Simple Actions Towards Sustainable Behavior at Princeton University Talk

On Thursday June 12th, Ed Begley Jr., the award-winning actor and environmental leader, spoke on energy conservation strategies at the Carl A. Fields Center on Princeton Campus. The event was » more

Great Ideas from Energy Innovators

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The March Great Ideas Breakfast at the Princeton Public Library brought four energy innovators together to share their energy stories. The speakers included three start up inventors and the Chief » more

Great Ideas for Greening Your Money

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Thanks to all who joined us at the recent launch of the Sustainable Princeton Great Ideas Breakfast series, hosted at the Princeton Public Library.   The topic for this initial breakfast was "Greening » more

New videos from Sustainable Princeton


Sustainable Princeton has developed two fun new videos! The first video, "Who is Sustainable Princeton?"  describes our vision and goals. We hope it will inspire you to join us in making Princeton » more

2013 Sustainable Princeton Leadership Awards

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We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2013 Sustainable Princeton Leadership Awards!   And thank you to all who helped us honor these inspiring community leaders at the awards ceremony on » more

Nominations Due for 2013 Sustainable Princeton Leadership Awards

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Help us acknowledge and celebrate Princeton's best, brightest and greenest! Sustainable Princeton is seeking nominations of people, organizations or businesses that are catalysts and models » more

Announcing Municipal Green Team, Silver Certification and EnergySmart Homes Campaign

Sustainable Princeton, a nonprofit organization focused on practical solutions to reduce energy use and waste, has joined forces with the Municipality of Princeton to assist the town with three new » more

How Princeton Students Can Help Reduce School Waste

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As Princeton students head back to school to study the three "Rs" of reading, 'riting, and 'rithmatic, we hope they will also keep in mind another three Rs --Reduce, Reuse and Recycle--to help » more

Sustainable Princeton Selects First Partner for EnergySmart Homes Campaign

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Sustainable Princeton has awarded a contract to Ciel Power LLC to conduct 100 low cost home energy assessments for Princeton residents over the next year as part of its EnergySmart Homes » more