ERIC Number: ED464474
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Get Smart about Energy. Revised.
Department of Energy, Washington, DC. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
This publication offers information on energy efficiency in schools. It discusses the high costs of energy in schools, the benefits of smart energy use, options for schools to be smarter in their energy use, energy's impact on student performance, how schools can participate in the EnergySmart Schools campaign operated by Rebuild America, why the time is right to begin making smart energy choices, and successful initiatives at other schools. Also included are a list of resources and factsheets on myths about energy in schools, the Rebuild America campaign, and energy initiatives at Seattle public schools. (EV)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Building Operation, Educational Facilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy Conservation, Energy Management, Federal Programs, Government School Relationship, Program Descriptions
For full text: http://www.eren.doe.gov/energysmartschools/pdfs/31606.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Energy, Washington, DC. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.