Speaking Engagement:

CASH 2013 Annual Conference: High Performance Schools 201 - Case Studies of How Net Zero Can Help Solve Budget Woes and Improve Curriculum

Event Information


Tuesday, February 26, 2013


8:30 - 10:00 a.m.


Sacramento Convention Center
Sacramento, CA

Sponsored By:

California's Coalition for Adequate School Housing (CASH)
34th Annual Conference on School Facilities (February 25-27, 2013)


Rob Smiley, Evergreen Elementary School District


See how Oakland Unified School District, with community support and involvement,is implementing Net Zero Energy at an urban high school campus to provide on-site energy production for the school. See how Evergreen School District continues to increase high performance at their middle school campus by aiming for Net Zero Water in addition to the existing Net Zero Energy Administration building – the first Net Zero Energy/Emission public school building in California.

This session will also look closely at the legal and financial challenges of Net Zero Energy and Water, how these can be overcome and how Net Zero connects to improving curriculum, increasing community involvement, and solving budget issues.


For more information and to register for the conference please visit the CASH website