Climate Cycle: The Schools

Thanks to all the schools who applied to receive solar panels from Climate Cycle. We received excellent applications, and we'll be announcing the school winners in late summer.

Interested in being a Solar School? Learn more by checking out the links below.
1) Criteria to become a Climate Cycle Solar School
2) Benefits to your school
3) Steps to get your school involved
4) Climate Cycle 2011 Solar Schools Application - as a sample for what the 2012 application may look like
5) Climate Cycle Application Rubric - what the committee will use to assess each application

Who are the 10 Solar Schools? Click on the links below to find out who they are!
2010 Solar School Recipients
2009 Solar School Recipients

If you have additional questions, feel free to email our Director of Schools Programming, Cassie Freeman at

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