A mayor’s office in the USA have advertised seeking bids for installing a 15-20 kilowatt solar panel array, estimated to be worth $150,000.
What caught our eye is that one of the requirements of the tender is that the installation must include some ‘educational component’ – curriculum integration support and classroom materials to help staff include data in their lessons.
Surely one of the best ideas to promote renewable energies amongst tomorrows consumers – integrate real life example into the lesson plans.
Schools across the UK – take note. Read more about this story via the NewburyPort News
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