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Second Annual Energy Week to Focus on Sustainability

September 15, 2008

The University of Notre Dame will observe its second annual Energy Week Sept. 17 to 24 (Wednesday to Wednesday) with the theme Be Enlightened, in conjunction with Sustainable Energy: A Notre Dame Forum, to be held on campus Sept. 24.

Organized by members of the Student Advisory Board of the Notre Dame Energy Center, each day of Energy Week will feature energy education and awareness activities, including participation from major energy companies, a display of hybrid vehicles, carbon dioxide footprint calculators that students can use to measure their impact on climate change, information on renewable energy sources, tours of the Notre Dame power plant, and screenings of documentaries and energy-focused movies, such as Who Killed the Electric Car? and An Inconvenient Truth.…