TEP has partnered with Southwest Gas to create a new Energy Technology Certificate program for Pima Community College.
Kathleen Bethel, CEO of SARSEF, writes about TEP’s longtime support of the foundation, including its title sponsorship of the regional science fair this month.
UA and Pima students can apply for scholarships between $1,000 and $3,000 each from the RMEL Foundation.
As a result, the schools are expected to save more than 1 million kilowatt hours of energy.
TEP has partnered with Arizona-based businesses to install more than 20,000 LED bulbs to local schools this school year.
TEP has donated $85,000 to Tucson Values Teachers for its Tucson Supplies Teachers program to provide teachers with much-needed basic classroom supplies.
Star Academic won the competition by reducing its energy bills by an average of 4.63 percent compared to the previous year.