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Muhlenberg Job Corps Center
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Is Still Thriving on Green Culture

Last April, eight students from the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center, in Greenville, Ky., traveled to Washington, D.C., to accept the National Green Center Recognition Award. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis recognized these students and other Muhlenberg representatives for the center's outstanding efforts in energy and water conservation, installation of energy-efficient materials, and green student training projects.

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Earth Day Every Day Awards Round 2
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Demand-side Management Award Winners

Congratulations to the second round of Earth Day Every Day Demand-side Management Award winners. Two winners from each Region were chosen for their green efforts in the following areas: energy conservation; water conservation; installation of energy-efficient materials, including plumbing, electrical equipment, windows, and roofs; EDED proposals; green CTST projects; and promoting a green center culture.

Atlanta Region winners:

  • Homestead Job Corps
  • Brunswick Job Corps Center

Boston Region winners:

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Earth Day Every Day
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Center Recognition Award Winners

Congratulations to all of our Earth Day Every Day Center Recognition Award winners. In an effort to share best practices, each of the six centers listed below has been recognized by the National Office for its dedication to cutting back on energy usage through green technology and environmentally friendly projects. All of the six regional winners have actively been recycling, getting students involved with green committees, and replacing older, less efficient appliances to ensure that they are energy-efficient.

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Earth Day Every Day Demand-side Management Winners

With so many centers working diligently nationwide to implement green programs and initiatives on campus, picking our first round of Earth Day Every Day (EDED) Demand-side Management Award winners was a difficult task. The two centers from each Region listed below were chosen for going above and beyond in their efforts to recycle, reduce waste, and cut back on water and energy usage. The Regional Offices will be accepting applications for the second round of Demand-side Management Awards soon.

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Earth Day Every Day 
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Demand-side Management Awards

Twelve centers have been awarded the first round Demand-side Management Awards, which are a part of Job Corps' Earth Day Every Day (EDED) initiatives. Congratulations to the winners! They are: 

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