This month, APS is kicking off its Compete to Reduce Energy Challenge for the spring semester. The district-wide competition offers schools the opportunity to earn thousands in cash incentives by reducing energy use.
Any K-12 school group, student club or “green team” with a designated club sponsor may participate. The challenge focuses on empowering students and staff to learn about energy use and take action through energy conservation activities and projects.
This year, APS has introduced an interactive building dashboard that allows students and staff at each school to monitor energy use and make simple changes in real time. To view this exciting new tool, visit www.buildingdashboard.net/aps and click on your school in the picture menu. For more information on this tool and how to connect your school group, please contact Julie North at ext. 28668 or via email, email@example.com.
APS staff members are invited to learn more at the Energy Challenge kickoff meeting:
Thursday, Jan. 29, 4 p.m.
Mt. Harvard Room
APS Professional Learning & Conference Center
For more information about the Energy Challenge and to view the competition guidelines, visit maintop.aurorak12.org/energy-conservation or call Julie North, Natural & Renewable Resources Coordinator, at ext. 28668.