Episode 301: The Constitution State

Original Airdate: 
Monday, September 26, 2011 - Sunday, October 2, 2011
Next Airdate: 
Monday, April 13, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015

Eco Company visits The Constitution State...Connecticut! We're finding out what the state is doing to reduce its carbon footprint, to encourage the development clean energies, and to provide students environmental opportunities. First Adam visits a Fuel Cell plant and finds out the technology is here NOW and being put to use! They’re producing fuel cell power plants providing power for whole communities!

Then it's on to Goodwin Technical High School, where students are being prepared for green jobs! They're Valuable experience by constructing a green building from the ground up including solar panels that provide the electrical power! These guys are getting great hands-on experience and many will have jobs waiting when they graduate.

Finally neighbors offering neighborly advice! It's the Neighbor 2 Neighbor program in Portland, Connecticut, where young people are visiting homes to conduct energy audits. They switch out light bulbs to energy-efficient CFLs and provide advice on steps that will save even more energy and money!