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New Energy Club Starts at JSerra High School

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New Energy Club Starts at JSerra High School

Energy conservation is a huge factor in environmental problems of any kind, and as such, the International Energy Club (IEA) is devoted to raising awareness of these issues at high schools and businesses in the Orange County area. The IEA’s purpose at Jserra Catholic High School is to educate the school and its students as […]

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Marriott is Serious about Preserving Resources

September 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Marriott is Serious about Preserving Resources

As a student interested in hospitality and hotel management, and as a longtime member of the IEA, it seemed to me that Marriott recognizes that one of the most pressing concerns around the world today is energy conservation. Evidence of this can be found in the great effort Marriott has gone through in order to LEED certify many of […]

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IEA project saves 150,000 gallons of fuel annually

January 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
IEA project saves 150,000 gallons of fuel annually

Almost an entire year has gone by from when this project was just a concept to the completion of installation –but it’s finally happened. The complete environmental impact projections for this project is that it will save 30,000-150,000 gallons of gasoline each year and reduce carbon gas emissions by 600,000-3,000,000 pounds per year. This started as an idea, and as things developed over a one year period of time many believers came forth and changed it from an idea into a vision, and then into reality. Although I put a lot of time into this, it would have been absolutely impossible to do this without the help and time of a […]

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Palm Beach State College joins IEA

November 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Palm Beach State College joins IEA

On behalf of the Energy Club of Palm Beach State College I would like to thank Andrew Hunter and the rest of the International Energy Alliance for allowing us to join their organization, and we look forward to working with the IEA.     Allow me to introduce myself and the Energy Club, my name […]

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Alliance for Climate Education Organizes Contest for Energy Reduction in Schools

April 30, 2012 | By | Reply More
Alliance for Climate Education Organizes Contest for Energy Reduction in Schools

The Alliance for Climate Education (ACE) is sponsoring its annual “Biggest Loser” contest for schools to reduce the amount of energy they use. This year’s line up includes over two hundred participating groups from schools from all around the United States. There is a national prize of a $1,000 grant to the Action Team that […]

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Reducing School Energy Use, Part 2: Getting to work on our goals

April 12, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
Reducing School Energy Use, Part 2: Getting to work on our goals

  My energy club has decided to take action to reduce the amount of energy used at our school. I am journaling our steps and progress here at the IEA website to possibly serve as a template that can be used by others who would like to do something similar at their schools. If you are […]

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Reducing School Energy Use, Part 1: Goal Setting

March 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
Reducing School Energy Use, Part 1: Goal Setting

  My energy club has decided to take action to reduce the amount of energy used at our school. I am journaling our steps and progress here at the IEA website to possibly serve as a template that can be used by others who would like to do something similar at their schools. If you are […]

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Green Initiative Plans Approved by Aliso Viejo City Council

December 16, 2011 | By | Reply More
Green Initiative Plans Approved by Aliso Viejo City Council

  Happy holidays to our wonderful readers! Thank you all so much for your support. Please spread the word about IEA to your peers! On Wednesday, December 7th, the Aliso Viejo city council held a meeting with one of its premises being to discuss the Green Initiative. (For those who aren’t familiar, the Green Initiative […]

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Dana Hills Developing an Energy Club!

November 5, 2011 | By | 5 Replies More
Dana Hills Developing an Energy Club!

Dana Hills High School is now developing an Energy Club! Influenced by members of the International Energy Alliance (IEA), Ray and Andrew Hunter, the Energy Club will strive to model after the actions of the International Energy Alliance. The main goal of this club will be to help better our schools and surrounding communities by […]

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ANHS Energy Club promotes Green Initiative at Aliso Viejo Founder’s Day Event

October 15, 2011 | By | Reply More
ANHS Energy Club promotes Green Initiative at Aliso Viejo Founder’s Day Event

The Aliso Niguel High School energy club and IEA helped out today at the Aliso Viejo City Founder’s Day event. This event is a celebration of the tenth anniversary of the city of Aliso Viejo, and the Aliso Viejo city planning group was at this festive event to promote its Green Initiative. The city’s Green […]

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Aliso Niguel High School Club Rush

September 30, 2011 | By | 6 Replies More
Aliso Niguel High School Club Rush

This is the second year for our energy club at Aliso Niguel High School. I am happy to say that for our energy club, the club rush was a success. The competition for club members is fierce …. only so many people wanting to get involved in clubs, and  a lot of clubs to choose […]

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Jserra Energy Survey

September 11, 2011 | By | 4 Replies More

In spring of last school year, my energy club conducted a brief survey of our teachers to determine their energy use habits. We conducted the surveys face-to-face. Out of 60 classrooms we managed to actually contact 45 teachers. We had two goals behind our survey. One was to see if the survey would perhaps change teacher energy […]

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Welcome Jserra Energy Club members to the IEA

September 11, 2011 | By | Reply More

I am wishing our JSerra energy club a successful start of its second year. I just invited every member of the Jserra Energy Club to check the IEA website. Hope we can get some new ideas from here and have a great time working with other excellent members in IEA. Also, I know that with […]

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IEA Welcomed at Brophy College Preparatory

September 5, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
IEA Welcomed at Brophy College Preparatory

This past week at Brophy College Preparatory (Phoenix, Arizona), students attended the annual Club Fair. They were met with a myriad of  student and faculty led extracurricular organizations ranging from The National Arts Honor Society to the Gourmet Cooking Club. Of course, joining the showcase roster was the IEA.  The IEA has officially established itself […]

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SVC New Energy Club

September 1, 2011 | By | 7 Replies More

Hi everyone, I am excited to start an energy club at SVCS. Nicole and I are planning on starting a club that will bring awareness and also create a desire in our peers to figure out ways to conserve money and start advocating renewable and sustainable energy sources. I found this really cool website that […]

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Help Schools Save Energy and Save Big Money

August 30, 2011 | By | Reply More

Hello! I am starting an energy club at Saddleback Valley Christian School. I have done some research and I found this very informative website: http://www.consumerenergycenter.org/tips/schools.html According to this website,California schools spend $700 million a year (about 3% of their budget) on energy. That is a lot of money spent on energy. I hope to find […]

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