Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships

High Performance Schools

Nineteen schools in the region awarded Nation's first Green Ribbons

Imagine if your school saved thousands of dollars on utility costs by cutting down on energy, harvested vegetables from its “lasagna garden” for school lunch, or fueled its buses with discarded cooking oils from local restaurants. Schools across the US are doing this and more – and have been honored for the first time by the Department of Education’s Green...

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Opting out of Green Ribbon Schools, but the need to showcase and celebrate persists

For champions of the green schools movement, the U.S.

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School's Back in Session - Working Together to Save Energy, Cut Costs & Keep Students Healthy!

Student Recycling Station at the Manchester Essex...

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ENERGY STAR for Buildings – Are we designing buildings that perform?

Kinard Junior High School, Fort Collins, CO

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