Submitted by: Landwirtschaftliches Schulreferat OÖ
Implemented country: Austria
Title: Energy Efficiency in Austrian Agriculture
This project generates awareness about saving energy in agricultural production. Energy saving potentials should be demonstrated and used. Therefore the students of 19 agricultural colleges will be educated on these topics to guarantee area-wide implementation of the project. Aims of the project are the conscious handling of energy by the youth, raising awareness for energy saving, an effective CO2 reduction as a contribution to the aim of the Kyoto Protocol, and at least 10% reduction of electric, fuel and heating energy consumption.