South Orange

South Orange

South Orange is a village in Essex County, New Jersey. As of the United States 2000 Census, the village population was 16,964. Seton Hall University is located in South Orange. The South Orange Energy Policy Committee and the South Orange Environmental Commission support local efforts to conserve energy, protect the environment, and foster public awareness.


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:

2008-2009 Goal: 519,800 lbs.
Current Total: 201,311 lbs.
% to Goal: 39%

Questions about your Goal?

If you have questions about setting or changing your goal, please email

Cumulative Savings

Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 201,311
Dollars $14,383
kWh 130,292
BTUs 10,321,916

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 141
# of Bulbs 962
Energy Savings 271,284 kWh
Cost Savings $25,229
*Greenhouse Gas 393,458 lbs.

* pounds of emissions prevented