South Jersey Gas to Host First Energy Assistance Expo in Pleasantville
FOLSOM, NJ, Feb.14, 2019 – South Jersey Gas, a subsidiary of SJI (NYSE:SJI), is hosting the first City of Pleasantville Energy Expo, Feb. 15, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pleasantville Library Branch located on 33 Martin Luther King Avenue. The event is designed to connect customers in need with energy assistance resources to manage their utility bills and includes representatives from South Jersey Gas, Atlantic City Electric, PosiGen Solar, Veterans Administration, Horizon NJ Health, WellCare, NJ SHARES.
“We are excited to host our first Energy Assistance Expo in Pleasantville,” said Tammy Molino, Director, Customer Experience. “The South Jersey Gas Energy Assistance team has had great success hosting and participating in Energy Assistance Expos in a number of local communities, and we are happy to share this incredible opportunity with the residents of Atlantic County, as we partner across industries to bring critical resources to the local community.”
Since the South Jersey Gas Energy Assistance Team formed in 2017, they have conducted more than 100 energy assistance outreach events across the South Jersey Gas service area, via one-stop offices, libraries and nonprofit agencies, helping customers identify programs that meet their individual needs and assisting them with the program application process. As a result of their efforts, South Jersey Gas has seen an increase in the number of customers enrolled in energy assistance programs, with 36,220 customers enrolled in 2018.
For information on energy assistance resources and financial tools, visit southjerseygas.com/energyassistance.
About South Jersey Gas
South Jersey Gas, subsidiary of SJI (NYSE:SJI), delivers safe, reliable, and affordable natural gas and promotes energy efficiency to approximately 385,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland, Salem, and portions of Gloucester, Burlington and Camden counties in New Jersey. For more information, visit southjerseygas.com.
SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to its customers through three primary subsidiaries. SJI Utilities, SJI's regulated natural gas utility business, delivers safe, reliable, affordable natural gas to approximately 681,000 South Jersey Gas, Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas customers in New Jersey and Maryland. SJI's non-utility businesses within South Jersey Energy Solutions promote efficiency, clean technology and renewable energy by providing customized wholesale commodity marketing and fuel management services; and developing, owning and operating on-site energy production facilities. SJI Midstream houses the company's interest in the PennEast Pipeline Project. Visit sjindustries.com for more information about SJI and its subsidiaries.