School Wind Project

School Wind Project

This post is the fourth and final in our series featuring schools across Virginia and their efforts to become more energy efficient. Read Part 1,Part 2, and Part 3.

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the School Wind Project is a hands-on initiative that brings wind energy projects into the classroom by providing teachers the opportunity to implement interactive lessons focused on engineering, science and math as well as the necessary lessons for the next generation to learn and solve critical energy issues impacting Virginia.

Here are some of the VA regions, schools and educational centers participating in the program:

Want to encourage your local school to be more energy efficient or help students learn more about how to save? Find tips and other helpful educational resources by visiting the At School Tips section.  Also learn how your school can become a Virginia Energy Sense partner and take the pledge to reduce energy use, today!