If you are interested in power figures and graphs for the solar panels on the roof of the North Block, have a look here: http://solar.mtaspiring.school.nz/index.html . That link has to be accessed on the school network though, it won’t work from home! … Continue reading
Have you noticed the new North Block is now topped with 8 solar panels?! Thanks to Team Green members for making the case for them and following up. Thank you Ronnie for supporting and organising it. Most importantly, a warm thank you to … Continue reading
We had the idea and dream of solar panels at MAC for a few years. To explore the idea further, we met Mark Ayre on the 17 September 2014 to understand better and ask questions. Mark lives off the grid near … Continue reading
Every last Friday of the month during period 5 is MAC Earth Hour. Please make sure to turn off the lights and unnecessary equipment. We will go around the classes to remind you! We have watched the college energy counter slow … Continue reading
We’ll get more solar panels for our school if we win a Trustpower community award. So please nominate us! Please fill in that form http://www.waitaki.govt.nz/our-district/Documents/Trustpower%20Entry%20Form%20-%202017.pdf Fingers crossed!
WIN for the taste-buds and the mood! WIN for the farmers who produce it and the planet! WIN for our Solar Panels funds! Enjoy Trade Aid chocolate bars in the staff room!
Delicious baking from our team yesterday! We raised $222.60 in just one lunchtime! Using fair trade ingredients, our baking benefits the farmers, their families and communities. AND We keep this money on an account to buy more solar panels for … Continue reading
Our meetings have resumed Thursdays lunchtimes in the library. Our projects this year: Solar Panels – keep an eye as the building as get built Earth Hour – Officially 19th March, we’ll do it every last Friday of every month … Continue reading
We now meet on Thursdays lunchtimes in the library. The Board of Trustees has granted $6.500 for the installation of MAC first solar panels and our task is to make this happen. It’s fantastic and exciting. We have grouped our … Continue reading
Last Friday, Green youth MP Gareth Hughes spoke to several members of MAC Team Green as part of the school’s ‘Team Green’ day. Gareth answered a variety of questions from students regarding our oceans and their commercial use, the internet … Continue reading