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Education

Plano Elementary School – Baby steps to Zero Energy.

When Plano Elementary School opened in 2007 it was one of the most (if not the most) energy efficient schools in the country. The school’s energy use was so low that the local utility changed the meters out twice believing they were malfunctioning. This Fall 2009 High Performing Buildings article shows how Plano achieved this low energy use.