Jersey Central Power & Light partners with FDUís Institute for Sustainable Enterprise

MADISON, N.J. (August 18, 2011)ó Jersey Central Power & Light has given a sponsorship contribution of $1,500 to Fairleigh Dickinson Universityís Institute for Sustainable Enterprise. As a corporate sponsor, JCP&L will be partnering with ISE to co-create and implement a variety of sustainability programs in areas of research, education, and community service.


Dr. Joel Harmon, executive director of ISE, said, ďWe are excited to be partnering with one of the major energy companies in New Jersey in the pursuit of a more sustainable state and community.Ē


The Institute brings people together in a variety of ways to learn how to develop and lead thriving, sustainable enterprises that add to our social, environmental, and economic well being. ISE conducts research on sustainability-enhancing projects, develops programs, seminars and roundtables to support leaders, managers and students in leading and managing sustainably, and provides services to support concrete sustainability-enhancing projects.


Jersey Central Power & Light is a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. JCP&L serves 1.1 million customers in 13 New Jersey counties.


The largest private university in New Jersey, FDU is an independent, nonsectarian, coeducational, multi-campus institution. The University offers over 100 undergraduate programs, and doctoral programs in nursing practice, psychology, and pharmacy; and an AACSB-accredited business school. It has campuses in Madison, NJ, and Teaneck/Hackensack, NJ, as well as Vancouver, BC, Canada, and Wroxton, England.


For Immediate Release

FDU Public Relations
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Fairleigh Dickinson University
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Dina Schipper
Director, University Public Relations

Melissa Payton

FDU Public Relations
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Fairleigh Dickinson University
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Madison, NJ 07940

Scott Giglio
Assistant Director, Public Relations