Welcome to EnergyWise!
EnergyWise is a program developed by EduCon Energy Inc. to educate building occupants and the students about energy efficiency while reducing energy consumption in schools. EnergyWise provides an exciting approach using the school building as an instructional resource to help children understand the interworking relationships of each of the building systems.
The education program will involve guidance for school personnel in utilizing the building design to teach children about sustainability. As they become subject matter experts on the unique characteristics of their school, EnergyWise students often assist with conducting building tours. [Read more...]
Energy Efficient Building Systems - Student Videos
St. James Intermediate School – Energy Data
February 14, 2018 - Jerry Marshall with First Floor Energy Positive joins EnergyWise students at the new St. James Intermediate School to learn about energy data. (5:00 minutes)
Socastee Middle School - Building Envelope
February 17, 2018 - James Rice with First Floor Energy Positive joins EnergyWise students at Socastee Middle School during construction to learn about the building envelope. (5:12 minutes)
Myrtle Beach Middle School – HVAC and Geothermal
May 21, 2018 - Brian Caffrel from Brady joins EnergyWise students from Myrtle Bach Middle School to learn about the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning system in their new school including geothermal technology. (6.22 minutes)
Ten Oaks Middle School – Solar Energy
September 6, 2017 - Jordan Holcomb with Optima Engineering joins EnergyWise students at the new Ten Oaks Middle School to learn about solar panels and net positive buildings. (5:45 minutes)
Socastee Elementary School – Lighting
October 26, 2017 - James Rice with First Floor Energy Positive joins EnergyWise students at the new Socastee Elementary school to learn about the natural lighting design in their new school. (6:36 minutes)