Energy Submetering in the Honors Quad


Year: 2011

Grant Amount: $23,230

This grant installed energy monitoring meters in Carothers, Anderson, and Blanton Residence Halls to encourage the use of less energy. in 2012, the halls were pitted against each other in a competition to see which consumed less energy. The winning dorm received $500 that went toward a hall-wide social event.

By creating an engaging event, students were challenged to use less energy and incorporate energy efficiency into their lives.

Check out the article in The Daily Texan!


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