Okehampton College, changing technology and behaviour to save energy – Ashden Award winner

December 14, 2010 · 1 comment

in Energy Saving

This video can be downloaded here: www.ashdenawards.org Okehampton College won an Ashden Award for Sustainable Energy in 2010. To find out more visit the link above and check out the Ashden Awards Blog ashdenawards.blogspot.com You also follow us on Facebook bit.ly Twitter twitter.com A sustainable future depends on future generations. Okehampton College is setting an example. Their aim is carbon neutrality. Energy-saving behaviour via replacing lights and using solar energy, is encouraged, while staff and governors are also working towards harnessing wind, hydro and biomass. The College has cut its own electricity bills by 50%, saving £20000 a year, while also engaging 11 feeder primary schools and the local community in energy projects.

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