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Proposal: District Geothermal to reduce building heat output Contest: Urban Heat Island Effect 2015 Thank you for your contest entry. Thank you for your contest entry. We appreciate your willingness to share your ideas and also the time and effort you put into developing a proposal and submitting it to the contest. We have reviewed your proposal and found that it contained intriguing elements; however, have chosen not to advance it to the next round of competition. We encourage you to keep developing your idea. Transfer your proposal to a Workspace to re-open it, make edits, add collaborators, and even submit it into a future contest. You can do so by logging into your account, opening your proposal, selecting the Admin tab, and clicking “Move proposal.” We welcome you to stay involved in the Climate CoLab community: support and comment on proposals that have been named Finalists, and vote during the public voting period to help select the contest’s Popular Choice Winner. Climate CoLab will be opening more contests throughout the year and you are welcome to submit your proposal to those contests as well. Keep up the great work. We hope that by working together, we all can create solutions that wouldn’t otherwise be possible. Sincerely, Contest Fellows If there are additional comments from the Judges & Fellows, they will be included below.
Thank you for submitting this well-thought out proposal. While we think it has merit, specifically surrounding the equity piece of your idea, we feel that another of your proposals is more innovative, realistic and measurable.
Thank you again and good luck in the finals!
Congratulations on making it to the Semi-Finals for the Urban Heat Island Effect contest. Please take into consideration the comments left by the judges and do please incorporate that feedback into your final proposal.
We would also like to see a bit more detail on the impact locally. How will this be feasible in Cambridge and what are the barriers needed to overcome here?
We look forward to seeing your ideas finalized in the next iteration!
Mar 6, 2015
Hi Quinton: Thank you for submitting this well-thought out proposal. While we think it has merit, specifically surrounding the equity piece of your idea, we feel that another of your proposals is more innovative, realistic and measurable. Thank you again and good luck in the finals! Sincerely, Jen