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Hutto ISD cuts $318K in energy costs

Published on July 13, 2015 under CommunityImpact

Since last June, Hutto ISD saved approximately $318,200 in energy costs—savings the school district’s Energy Manager Frederick Patterson said amounts to removing 200 cars from the road for a year or planting 22,315 trees. By taking energy-efficient measures, the school system saved approximately $100,000 more than it did last year during the same time, Patterson said. Using the momentum from this year’s savings, Patterson said Hutto ISD will start a “Watt Watchers” program at the elementary school level that allows students to become involved in energy savings and learn to be more environmentally conscious. Through the program, select students will be able to check classrooms […]

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Source: Community Impact- Round Rock