Energy en Philadelphia district announces ambitious energy-saving program <div class="node-body article-body">Pilot project could lead to districtwide energy performance contract that could save $600 million over 20 years.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy Management Sustainability Initiatives Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:52:00 +0000 68441 at Boston public schools plagued by poor air quality <div class="node-body article-body">Inadequate ventilation is a problem in more than half of the city's schools.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Fire & Life Safety Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:35:00 +0000 68001 at All but 13 schools in Baltimore County (Md.) district have air conditioning <div class="node-body article-body">The district had 90 schools without air conditioning in 2010.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> HVAC Renovation Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:14:00 +0000 67031 at Maryland district opens net-zero-energy middle school <div class="node-body article-body">Howard County school officials say the new Wilde Lake Middle School is the first net-zero-energy school in Maryland.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy Management Green Design & Buildings New Construction Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:46:00 +0000 67021 at <p>Rooftop solar panels provide energy for Wilde Lake Middle School.</p> Howard County Public Schools School district, teachers union settle lawsuit over poor building conditions in Detroit <div class="node-body article-body">Five-person committee will ensure that building repair requests in the school system are handled promptly.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Maintenance & Operations Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Fire & Life Safety Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:44:00 +0000 66931 at <p>Many schools in Detroit had to close last year because of a teacher sickout&nbsp;protesting poor building conditions.</p> Wyoming school closed because of oil well leak won't reopen until fall 2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Midwest School in Midwest, Wyo., was evacuated and closed in May after students and staff complained of health problems.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Wed, 21 Dec 2016 21:37:00 +0000 66471 at Air quality problems prompt Dallas district to move middle school students <div class="node-body article-body">Decision comes 9 months after mold was discovered in part of Zumwalt Middle School.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Fire & Life Safety Fri, 16 Dec 2016 20:14:00 +0000 66361 at <p>Students will be moved out of Zumwalt Middle School in Dallas because of air quality problems.</p> Dallas ISD Catholic school in Chillicothe, Ill., saved by college student's fundraising effort <div class="node-body article-body">St. Edward School is able to stay open after internet campaign raises more than $500,000 for building repairs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Renovation Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:08:00 +0000 65671 at <p>St. Edward Catholic School in Chillicothe, Ill.</p> St. Edward Catholic School Newly opened Dallas elementary was built on contaminated soil, report says <div class="node-body article-body">Jose “Joe” May Elementary School was built on soil contaminated from a gas station and dry cleaners.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Construction Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Fire & Life Safety Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0000 64981 at <p>Jose &quot;Joe&quot; May Elementary School, Dallas.</p> KDFW-TV Utility offers solar energy program for 10 North Carolina schools <div class="node-body article-body">As part of a settlement with the EPA, Duke Energy will spend $300,000 on solar initiative.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy Management Sustainability Initiatives Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:48:00 +0000 64141 at <p>10 schools in North Carolina will receive solar panel systems.</p> NC GreenPower