One Hundred Percent of AUNE Campus Joins Efficiency Effort

Contact: Jan Fiderio at 603.283.2107

July 12, 2011 for Immediate Release

One Hundred Percent of AUNE Campus Joins Efficiency Effort

Efforts save tons of CO2 and thousands in energy bills

(Keene, NH) — The Sustainability and Social Justice Committee
at Antioch University New England (AUNE) announced that AUNE has reached
participation from 100 percent of the campus in its Green Guru initiative on workspace
energy efficiency.

The results show in the energy savings AUNE has realized: a 34 percent cumulative
reduction in electricity used during fiscal years 2007-2010 over our fiscal year 2006
peak electricity usage. This translates into 186 metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions
avoided and an estimated savings of $35,371 in electricity bills.

AUNE launched the one-to-one, outreach initiative a few years ago as part of the Carbon
Counts: You Can Too campaign aimed at achieving carbon neutrality by 2020. Since
then, AUNE’s three successive Green Gurus