Category Archives: Wind

Wind turbine installed at Central High School

Woodstock, VA – After a lengthy process of filling out applications, finding funding and receiving permits, a permanent wind turbine was installed at Central High School on Monday afternoon. Back in 2010, teachers at the school learned about the Wind for Schools project, which educates a community on wind energy options while making wind data

Citizen Power Provides Free Sustainable Energy Training and Teaching Materials to Pennsylvania Educators

Pittsburg, PA – Over 1,000 Pennsylvania teachers will have received free teaching materials and hands-on training in renewable energy and energy efficiency as of the milestone November 14, 2012 Sustainable Energy Education Workshop being held by Citizen Power. Citizen Power, a non-profit environmental and consumer advocacy organization, started the Sustainable Energy Education Project in 2008

Union College in Schenectady Lauded for Green Power

Schenectady, NY – Union is now a “100 percent Green Power user,” according to the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s latest rankings. The designation is part of the EPA’s Green Power Partnership, which works with Union and hundreds of other colleges and organizations to promote renewable energy usage. The organization’s quarterly rankings are based on institutions’

Virginia to Complete Two More Wind for Schools Turbine Installations – A Wind Powering America Success Story

Virginia – With two new Wind for Schools installations under construction, the Virginia Wind for Schools project continues to expand in the Old Dominion state. According to Remy Pangle, associate director and curriculum coordinator at James Madison University’s Virginia Center for Wind Energy, construction on the Thomas Harrison Middle School and the Central High School