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What Nicola Lazenby did with her prize money…

Nicola was voted the winner of the Environment Zone in March 2013. Nicola and two of her PhD colleagues run The Energy Community, a website raising awareness of how you can save money on your energy bills.

The site aims to make energy advice simple and easy to understand, and also run energy workshops and support lessons in local schools.

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Screen shot of a messy bedroom from Energy Explorer

Nicola’s prize money was used to develop an interactive game on the site, ‘Energy Explorer’. In it you can explore the different rooms of a house, interacting with different objects and reading about how to save energy.

Follow the Energy Community blog for more of Nicola’s work raising awareness about energy saving.

Posted on November 9, 2016 modantony in RAEngWinner, Winner Reports | Leave a comment