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The Green Schools Program empowers students to make a difference in the way their schools use energy. Energy costs are an enormous expense for our nation’s schools, approximately $6 billion each year, and much of the energy that is consumed is wasted. And in many schools, energy costs are second only to personnel costs, exceeding the cost of textbooks and supplies.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-12-27 19:22:45
Description The Green Schools Program empowers students to make a difference in the way their schools use energy. Energy costs are an enormous expense for our nation’s schools, approximately $6 billion each year, and much of the energy that is consumed is wasted. And in many schools, energy costs are second only to personnel costs, exceeding the cost of textbooks and supplies.
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Source Alliance to Save Energy
Keyword Global warming, Climate change, Water, Pollution, Solution, Conservation,Global warming, Liter, cost, waste, energy, consumption
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Date Of Record Creation 2010-12-27 18:46:20
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Date Last Modified 2011-02-10 14:57:51
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2011-01-11 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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