Destination Conservation, a combined technical/educational approach to energy conservation in schools, has saved 11 Saskatchewan School Divisions over $650,000 and prevented over 5,500 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions in just six years of operation.
Since the program was launched in 1986, DC has helped hundreds of schools across North America to save energy, conserve water, and reduce waste. In Saskatchewan:
The program is managed by the Saskatchewan Environmental Society. Costs of the program are recouped from energy savings.