Outside of instructing students on the physics and mathematics of sustainable energy, College of the Atlantic's Director of Energy Education and Management Anna Demeo strives to make renewable energy available to local farms and businesses. Ventures like these often find their way into Demeo's curriculum at COA, providing students with hands-on experience in the world of sustainable energy.Outside of instructing students on the physics and mathematics of sustainable energy, College of the Atlantic's Director of Energy Education and Management Anna Demeo strives to make renewable energy available to local farms and businesses. Ventures like these often find their way into Demeo's curriculum at COA, providing students with hands-on experience in the world of sustainable energy. Credit: Margherita Tommasini ’18

In 2014, students in College of the Atlantic’s Math and Physics of Sustainable Energy class traveled to the Southwest Harbor Public Library to perform an energy assessment.

Led by their instructor, Anna Demeo, COA’s director of Energy Education and Management, the group measured energy consumption, analyzed placement for a potential solar array, facilitated an energy audit by an outside professional, and provided recommendations.

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