Gallery: Solar One and Green Design Lab Offer NYC Schools the Chance to...

©William Alatriste

New York public schools are being challenged to save as much energy as possible as part of an initiative with the Green Design Lab program. The thirty participating schools will have the chance to win grants totaling $30,000, sponsored by non-profit Solar One and the New York City Department of Education Sustainability Initiative and Division of School Facilities. The Energy Challenge will ask schools to reduce their carbon dioxide emissions and electricity use by 5 to 10 percent.

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