School Engagement

Peninsula Clean Energy understands that our goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions depends on educating the next generation of energy and environmental leaders. We support programs that promote professional development for educators and enhance learning experiences for students at public schools and community colleges in San Mateo County.

School Programs

Ranging from environmental literacy initiatives to campus electrification projects, our partnerships empower schools to contribute to our mission of addressing climate change.
Youth Climate Ambassadors

Peninsula Clean Energy provides annual funding for this youth leadership program for 9th – 11th grade students in San Mateo County.

Energize Colleges Internship Program

Our funding supported paid energy and sustainability internships for community college students in San Mateo County.

Environmental Solutionary Teacher Fellowship

We helped build teacher capacity in San Mateo County to advance environmental literacy and empower students to create solutions.

Sustainability Dashboard Pilot Project

Peninsula Clean Energy is funding a pilot program to deploy energy and sustainability dashboard systems at school districts in San Mateo County.

Educational Resources

Learn about clean energy: resources for classrooms

Tools and projects for elementary, middle and high school teachers and students.