Event type Workshop

Increasing students awareness on how to be more sustainable and on renewable energy technology

DesignPro Renewables will host an Energy Day for the students of St. John Bosco Community College in Co. Clare in Ireland with an objective to increase their awareness and understanding on how to be more sustainable in their everyday lives and about different renewable energy technology on the market and what's being developed. The event will feature a group activity testing their energy knowledge followed by an interactive presentation covering the following topics: 

  • An overview of the current climate crisis and what Ireland is doing, looking at local projects. 
  • Examples of what young people in Europe are doing to actively combat climate change.
  • Different renewable energy technologies that are available. 
  • Give the students a background on DesignPro's hydrokinetic turbine technology being developed as part of their EU Horizon 2020 SME Instrument funded project. 
  • Highlight simple steps on how they can implement small changes into their daily lives to make a big impact on the environment.