Launching first green school model - Launching first green school model - Website Ho Chi Minh City
On February 4, HCMC Department of Science and Technology and Luong The Vinh Primary School officially launched a model of green school
The model of green school includes 3 rooms equipped with LED lighting technology; a solar powered water heater, a rain water harvesting filter supplying clean water for the school. A solar powered cell system connected with 2kwp electricity network to equipment such as electricity fans, refrigerators, air-conditioners, Tvs
Luong The Vinh primary school is the first model of green school in Vietnam, a sample of education and energy saving for school system in HCMC. HCMC People’s Committee is reviewing and approving the projects of expanding this model to 6-8 schools/year.
According to statistics of HCMC energy saving Center, households an schools use 40% of total of energy consumption. It is one of important tasks of HCMC to raise awareness of energy saving in schools.