Congratulations to ICEY (Interfaith Community of Environmentalist Youth) for becoming one of MCEC’s first Energy Leaders!
ICEY is group of about a dozen high school students whose members are from diverse religious traditions. They are dedicated to reducing humanity’s negative impact on the climate through education and action in our community and beyond.
Energy Leader Achievements:
- Taught and performed weatherization for dozens of local homes
- Reached out to youth across Indiana to teach them weatherization skills that they then applied to homes
- In the spring of 2015 they were the only high school group to attend the Lobby Weekend run by the Friends Committee of National Legislation in Washington DC
We are so proud to have such inspiring youth in our community!
Know someone in the community who is making a huge difference? The Energy Leader award is presented to individuals that have shown significant achievements in energy efficiency and sustainability in Monroe County. Help us recognize these community all-stars by nominating an Energy Leader today!
Energy Leader Criteria:
To be considered for an Energy Leader award, individuals must display commitment to one or more of the following areas that have resulted in meaningful outcomes (on any scale):
– Improving home energy efficiency
– Sharing energy saving knowledge within the community
– Developing or utilizing innovative energy saving techniques
– Energy Ambassador certification or a member of a MCEC committee dedicated to reducing energy consumption in Monroe County.
Know an Energy Leader? Click here to make a nomination