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Middle school students pitch energy ideas to lawmakers

DES MOINES (KWWL) - The energy summit is taking place in Des Moines. And some local kids with a lot of energy made their way to the statehouse for a great learning experience.

Some of the students from West Branch Middle School attended the second annual energy and environments summit.

The idea is to allow students to pitch energy-saving ideas to lawmakers.

Some of the ideas pitched include creating a deposit for plastic bottles similar to aluminum cans and ways to imrpove the memory and range of motion of nursing home residents.

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