Okehampton College, Devon, UK
Living and learning sustainable energy
A sustainable future depends on future generations. Okehampton College is setting an example. Their aim is carbon neutrality. Energy-saving behaviour via replacing lights and using solar energy, is encouraged, while staff and governors are also working towards harnessing wind, hydro and biomass. The College has cut its own electricity bills by 50%, saving £20,000 a year, while also engaging 11 feeder primary schools and the local community in energy projects.