INTERNSHIP NOW OFFERED WITH NEW GREEN MOUNTAIN ENERGY PARTNERSHIP
exciting new partnership also brings
an exciting new opportunity for one
lucky UH undergraduate student.
Green Mountain Energy and the
University of Houston announced the
Solar Energy Internship, a paid
internship that will be provided on
an academic-year basis.
The new internship will pay $1,000
per semester and will be funded from
the savings generated as a result of
the new solar array that is planned
for installation at the Central
Utility Plant. The intern will be
responsible for keeping track of the
performance of the solar array and
providing weekly updates to a web
page specifically dedicated to the
solar array. Each semester, the
intern will also plan, publicize and
execute an educational event on
Applications for the 2011-2012
academic year were handed out at the
Green Mountain Energy tent during
the Earth Day Carnival on April 21.
They are also available on the
Applicants must include a written
essay of no more than 500 words with
their Solar Internship Application.
All applications and essays must be
hand delivered to E.Cullen 226 by 5
p.m. on May 30, 2011. The Campus
Sustainability Task Force and Green
Mountain Energy will make the
selection and notify the intern by
June 30, 2011.