Energy and Sustainability
As a regional resource to over 20 school districts, Kent ISD's Facilities Department is dedicated to providing energy resources in addition to the other services we provide. There are so many different ideas and sources to learn about energy efficiency and sustainability that we could only select a handful of sources to display here.
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Learn about Residential Efficiency:
Learn about Alternative Energy:
- Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
- National Renewable Energy Laboratory
- Green Logic Renewable Energy Sources
- Alternative Energy
Energy & Sustainability Efforts at Kent ISD:
- Wind Turbine Energy Performance
- Roof Top Solar Array Energy Performance
- Solar Pavilion Energy Performance
Local Energy and Sustainability Resources:
- City of Grand Rapids Office of Energy and Sustainability
- West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum
- Kent County Department of Public Works
- Conservation for Kids
- Energy Efficiency Guide: Save Money on Home Energy Costs
- A Smart Home is a Sustainable Home
- Why Choose LED?
- The Ultimate Gruide to Cheap Green Living
- Challenge Your Eco-Footprint
- Building Green - Residential Single Family
- A Guide to Global Internet Energy Usage
- Bob's Solar Power Hobby Site
- Sustainable Technology: Understanding the Latest Innovations and Initiatives From Green Tech Giants
- How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient
Did you Know?
- On a daily basis, our Custodial Team cleans nearly 300,000 SF of a total 447,065 SF at our Beltline Campus.
- The Maintenance Team is responsible for maintenance and repairs for 564,552 SF of building space.
- The Facilities Department manages 11 buildings.
- Our Buildings can be found in four different zip codes.
- One of our buildings contains a swimming pool.
- Our Data Center supports nearly 15 School Districts here in Kent County.