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New Jersey’s Garden Academy Enhances School Curriculum With Environmental Stewardship

Posted on May 14, 2018 by

Sustainable gardens are a key part of Just Energy’s commitment to investing in the environment while adding value and beauty to communities. Since launching the Sustainable Gardens initiative in December 2016, the Just Energy Foundation has completed 11 outdoor learning spaces for underserved schools across the US. The goal: Leverage the merits of outdoor learning […]

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50 Photos of Urban Farming That Will Make You Want to Get Back to Nature

Posted on March 22, 2018 by

Spring is in the air and here at Just Energy we’re loving the higher temps and sunny skies. In our excitement, we scoured Instagram for #UrbanFarming so that we could share the joy of green sprouts and downy chicks, among other springtime delights. Scroll down to learn a little bit more about urban agriculture and peep some adorably sharable photos from urban farms on Instagram.

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Lower Your Energy Bills With Landscaping

Posted on June 19, 2017 by

Turn off the lights when you leave the room! It’s a mantra we’ve heard all our lives. From installing programmable thermostats and taking shorter showers, to using high efficiency light bulbs and appliances, there are many actions we can take inside our homes that will decrease home energy use. But there are some fantastic ways […]

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Green Wedding Carbon Offsets from terrapass

Posted on June 2, 2017 by

Planning a wedding, getting married…no matter how big or small the affair, it’s no simple feat. From selecting (and fighting over) the guest list and menu to arranging table seating and keeping it all under budget, planning a wedding could end up being one of the most complicated (and frustrating) exercises of your life! And […]

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Your Eco-Friendly Spring Soiree

Posted on May 12, 2017 by

We’ve been cooped up indoors all winter long!  And now, springtime practically begs us to throw a party in its honor. Celebrate the warmer weather and outdoor season with a spring soiree that’s eco-inspired! All fabulous events have four main elements: 1) invitations, 2) a sweet table setting, 3) decorations, and of course, 4) food […]

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Easy, Eco-Friendly Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Table

Posted on October 9, 2015 by

  We know the routine well:  out go the invitations, next we plan the menu, then we head out for multiple, extensive food shopping trips and finally the marathon cooking experience ensues. Somewhere in the mayhem, did you have time to think of the Thanksgiving décor and your table? Hmmm… Thanksgiving can be slightly overwhelming […]

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Nature-Inspired Home Decor

Posted on July 24, 2015 by

Looking for some home décor inspiration? Look no further than Mother Nature, who delivers endless ideas for incorporating natural elements into your domestic life. Here are a few of our favorite ways to bring the outdoors inside, creating a happier, greener home.   Reclaimed Wood Floors: They’re recycled and sustainable  – and those are just […]

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