RRR Demonstrates Huge Savings for K-12 Schools

Reading, Riding and Retrofit is a pilot initiative to show how sustainability projects can benefit schools and communities.  Waste Reduction Partners was pleased to  be a lead partner on this project to help 41 K-12 schools across Buncombe County invest over $310,000 in energy retrofit projects.  More>
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K-12 Schools and Institutions

Waste Reduction Partners engineers and scientists work with schools and other institutions on a daily basis helping them to be green and more efficient. The WRP team conducts onsite assessments and provides consulting services, assisting facilities to reduce energy and water utility costs, institute recycling programs, and address green and environmental sustainability directives. Initial services are provided at no cost, supported through government- and utility-sponsored grants. More detailed project consulting may be conducted through technical service contracts.


Energy Management

Energy Efficiency Assessments

Strategic Energy Planning

Performance Contracting Guide

Performance Contracting - K-12 Schools - Fact Sheet

Performance Contracting - Community Colleges - Fact Sheet

Preliminary Energy Survey Checklist

Water-Use Management

Water Efficiency Manual for Industrial, Commercial and Institutional Facilities

Water-use Efficiency Audits

Solid Waste Reduction

Environmental Sustainability Programs


Reading, Riding, Retrofit - Schools Leading the Way in Sustainability

Going Green:  Practical Approaches for Health Care

K-12 Curriculum Ideas and Training

Green and Microscale Chemistry

School Water Efficiency Assessment Exercise

School Lighting Assessment Exercise