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.  Electricity usage is compared to prior use (October)  in your own building. 

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

Attend Sustainability Month 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 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 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)

RA designed activity related to energy

Read the Sustain Champlain 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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