City of Ocean City, NJ

Take the ENERGY STAR Pledge

Ocean City, New Jersey is a world famous seashore community located in the heart of the Jersey Shore. At the northern tip of Cape May County, it is perfectly situated for a vacation; just 20 minutes from Atlantic City, 70 minutes from Philadelphia, and 2 hours from New York. Our 2.5 mile boardwalk is lined with shops and restaurants of every kind, movie theatres, amusement rides, miniature golf courses, and a water park like no other! This walkable, bicycle-friendly island community of 15,000 year-round residents is taking numerous steps to improve its environmental impact. An active environmental commission works to raise awareness and encourage residents, businesses, and visitors to make environmentally-sound choices. The energy conservation efforts of Ocean City have grown to include the use of alternative fuel in city vehicles, increased bike paths, the utilization of a Cool Cities grant to plant additional shade trees in the downtown area, and the implementation of solar


Every year, we ask partners to renew their commitment: Join the 2016–2017 Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR Campaign now!

Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR:

2009-2010 Goal: 24,920,000 lbs.
Current Total: 310,210 lbs.
% to Goal: 1%

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Cumulative Savings

Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 310,210
Dollars $22,150
kWh 199,691
BTUs 29,914,509

This organization is a member of New Jersey's Clean Energy Program that is also participating in the pledge. See New Jersey's Clean Energy Program's progress too!

Past Success:

The Change a Light Campaign

Cumulative Total Pledge [2007 – 2008]
# of Pledges 0
# of Bulbs 0
Energy Savings 0 kWh
Cost Savings $0
*Greenhouse Gas 0 lbs.

* pounds of emissions prevented