20 Apr '17, 1pm

What does running a #Marathon have to do with #EnergyEfficiency?

Education is the foundation for progress. We need to build global thinking on the concept of climate change, and build more awareness of its unprecedented threat to our planet. We need to inspire action in defense of environmental protection. At NEEP, we do this every day, most especially around Earth Day. This Earth Day , not only will I be spreading awareness about climate change, but I also hope to get out for a long run. I love running. And, most of Boston is still on a runner's high from this year's Boston Marathon . When I talk to people about home energy usage, I often explain the difference between energy conservation and energy efficiency by giving a very simple example based on my experience as a runner. When a conservative runner paces himself, he cuts back on his speed. This allows him to save his energy, so he has enough energy available at the end of the race...

Full article: http://www.neep.org/blog/celebrating-earth-day-neep-intern

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