Kill-A-Watt Challenge Events & Activities

Activity

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Possible Points

Achieve energy savings in your building. See these strategies for success

Based on comparing usage from prior usage in your building*.
  *We do not compare buildings to each other, as they are very differently sized, with different features.  

10 points for every percentage point lower than baseline usage (eg: 5% lower = 50 points)

Attend sustainability-related campus events

Check out the google calendar, blog and/or Facebook for a variety of events across campus.

80% or greater participation = 20 pts.

60-79% participation = 16 pts.

40-59% participation = 12 pts.

20-39% participation = 8 pts.

10-19% participation = 4 pts.

1-9% participation = 2 pts.

(you must sign in)

Host an energy-related film night in your building.  See film suggestions here.

RA must include a copy of a flyer or other advertisements announcing the film attached to program evaluation. 

80% or greater participation = 20 pts.

60-79% participation = 16 pts.

40-59% participation = 12 pts.

20-39% participation = 8 pts.

10-19% participation = 4 pts.

1-9% participation = 2 pts.

Residents get their room certified with the Eco-Rep's Green Room Certification Project.

*Based on individual behavior, so if a room has multiple occupants, each person can earn a certification. 

See the checklist here and turn it in to your Eco-Rep.

80% or greater participation = 20 pts.

60-79% participation = 16 pts.

40-59% participation = 12 pts.

20-39% participation = 8 pts.

10-19% participation = 4 pts.

1-9% participation = 2 pts.

Create a piece of recycled art/sculpture/fashion using only materials that would be otherwise thrown in the trash or recycling, focusing on the theme of energy.

Submit a photo to sustainchamplain@champlain.edu or post on our the Eco-Reps Facebook
 

10 pts.

Have an energy-themed bulletin board in your building.

RA or Eco-Rep must send a photo to sustainchamplain@champlain.edu  

10 pts.

Tag your photo pledge

Did you make a photo pledge of how you'll save energy over the month? Tag your photo with your name and put your res hall as a comment on the Eco-Reps Facebook page.

2 points for each tag/comment (include name & res hall)

Fulfilling your photo pledge

Don't just make a pledge, but actually do it!  Take a photo of you fulfilling your pledge, send it to sustainchamplain@champlain.edu or post on the Eco-Reps Facebook

4 points for each person fulfilling their pledge (include name & res hall)

Tag the Eco-Reps facebook page or Instagram with a picture of you doing an energy saving "activity" or share an educational material related to energy consumption

One per person

1 point for each picture (include your name & res hall)

RA designed activity related to energy

Read the Center for Service & Sustainability blog for suggestions on relevant events within the community.

Must be approved by Area Coordinator 

Submit program evaluation.

80% or greater participation = 20 pts.

60-79% participation = 16 pts.

40-59% participation = 12 pts.

20-39% participation = 8 pts.

10-19% participation = 4 pts.

1-9% participation = 2 pts.

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