Schools Getting Smart about Energy

You probably turn off lights, shut off the TV, and put the computer to sleep when you leave a room at home. Some schools are doing all that and lots more. See how smart energy strategies are saving some big bucks for schools in my new story on Midwest Energy News:

(Photo courtesy John Gladden, Cloverleaf Local Schools)

(Photo courtesy John Gladden, Cloverleaf Local Schools)

In Ohio, schools reap benefits of energy-efficiency push

by Kathiann M. Kowalski

Ohio leads the nation in energy-efficient LEED schools, saving millions of dollars on energy costs statewide. And cash-strapped districts are hoping voters appreciate those financial benefits as they make their cases for levy approvals.

Advertisements

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: