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Turn your carbon footprint green.

Support local projects that offset your carbon footprint.

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For teachers and students

We have a variety of resources for K-12 teachers and students, including printed materials, workshops, virtual field trips, and online games and activities for kids.

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Classroom resources

Motivate and inspire your students with these fun science projects and classroom materials for teachers. Also, you’ll find links to local energy resources, energy related links and student-teacher grant information.

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Energy Newsletters

This newsletter reports on the latest happenings in the local science education community such as the Youth Energy Summit, Science Bowl and Science Fair as well as other community environmental events.

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Virtual field trips

Don't have time for a field trip? Go online!

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High school energy efficiency

Developing the next generation of energy leaders.

Games and activities

Have fun while you learn about electricity.

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Northern California Solar Regatta

Join schools from around the region for a fun-filled day of competitions in speed, distance and maneuverability.

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Youth Energy Summit

Youth Energy Summit

Students make green technology fun.

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