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Green Fund Projects

Penn Environmental Education Kitchen (PEEK)

PENN WOMEN’S CENTER

The Penn Environmental Education Kitchen (PEEK) is a Green Fund project that supports the mission of the University Women’s Center by integrating important environmental lessons into daily operations.  The goal of the project was to educate students on green design strategies as well as the environmental impact of diet and consumer choices through a renovation of the Women’s Center kitchen area.

Members of the Penn Community can rent the Penn Environmental Education Kitchen (PEEK) through the Penn Women's Center website

Green Fund Summary Report: Penn Environmental Education Kitchen (PEEK)

Project Leader: 
Felicity Paxton, Director, Penn Women’s Center
Project Sponsor: 
Felicity Paxton, Director, Penn Women’s Center
Status: 
Completed

Fact

The Swine Teaching and Research Center at Penn’s New Bolton Center has capacity to meet 10-12% of its energy needs using solar power.