energy savings

The Business of: 9 ways to better manage energy in your district

District leaders have lots of options for controlling costs and saving energy

Give Wood a Chance

National Green Program Empowers Kids

Students are being trained to audit and help conserve electricity on district campuses.

First Federal Movement to Support Green Schools

Department of Education launches Green Ribbon Schools program.

Largest Net-Zero Middle School to Open

Texas district will open the largest net-zero middle school in the nation.

New School Will be Both Sustainable and STEM Inspiring

The new Gloria Marshall Elementary School, opening this fall in Texas, will sport an aquatic pond, a butterfly garden, an above-ground cistern and a wind turbine.

Facilities of Environmental Distinction

The American Institute of Architects honors a few buildings that reveal environmental stewardship.

Indianapolis Public Schools Pursues LEED Certification

Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) will be putting the final touches on 25 refurbished buildings that will receive the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification.

Two N.H. Districts Save Big with Biomass-Fueled Plants

Two New Hampshire school systems, the Pembroke School District and Winnisquam Regional School District (WRS D), are reducing their carbon dioxide emissions by transitioning to biomass- fueled plants.

A Power-Sharing Solution

Tangipahoa (La.) Parish School System