EnergyWhiz - Connecting schools

Innovation Education

EnergyWhiz is all about clean energy and creative kids. Every second Saturday in May, hundreds of students converge at the Florida Solar Energy Center in Cocoa, Florida to participate in renewable energy themed events.

Take a look at our EnergyWhiz video and see for yourself.


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Participate in EnergyWhiz!

Learn more about EnergyWhiz and how you can be a part of it. See the various events and competitions. Plan your next project and bring home a gold medal!

About Us

SunSmart Schools logoThe SunSmart Schools Program has worked to increase the deployment of solar energy systems to Florida schools and colleges, which has been funded through several grant awards.

The SunSmart E-Shelter Program provides 10kW photovoltaic systems with battery back-up to schools that are designated as emergency shelters.

Solar System Performance Data of Florida SunSmart E-Shelter Schools


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EnergyWhiz Schools energy data is part of the SunSmart Schools E-Shelter Program, which is supported by the U.S. Department of Energy and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act, 2010-2012.