The empowers college students to be tomorrow’s energy efficiency leaders. Currently on 16 universities and colleges and employing over 75 interns each year, the program engages students in building pathways to green careers, realizing measurable energy savings, infusing energy and energy efficiency concepts into academic curricula, and promoting energy efficiency awareness. Green Campus interns work closely with faculty, staff, administrators, and other students to engage them in energy efficiency projects.
Through development and implementation of energy efficiency best practices – including research, energy audits, educational campaigns, and facilitation of retrofits – Green Campus students achieve energy and cost savings for their campuses.
Green Campus works closely with faculty members and administrators to develop opportunities for students across disciplines to learn about energy efficiency, engage in hands-on projects, and earn academic credit.
Students spearhead educational campaigns that extend to the whole campus community, targeting behavioral changes to save energy.