Miami valley School District en Energy Deal Could Save Miami School District Taxpayers <p>Last week, Southwestern Ohio Educational Purchasing Council and DPL Energy negotiated a deal they say improves and extends an existing contract and locks in a lower energy rate through June of 2014.</p><p>The agreement affects some 80 educational institutions, including 73 local school districts.&nbsp; The deal is also expected to save tax payers some money.</p><p>A report in the Dayton Daily News says the agreement could save local school districts around $11.5 million in energy costs over four years.</p> Mon, 01 Aug 2011 16:52:01 +0000 Jerry Kenney 2486 at