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DOE Wind Program Announces New Round of Funding for 2016 Collegiate Wind Competition

U.S. Department of Energy Wind Program Announces New Round of Funding for 2016 Collegiate Wind Competition October 30, 2014 The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory today issued a Request for Proposals seeking teams of students to participate in the 2016 U.S. Department of Energy Collegiate Wind Competition . First held in 2014 at the American Wind Energy Association Annual Conference and Expo in Las Vegas, the Collegiate Wind Competition challenges teams to design and construct a wind-driven power system, develop a business plan to market their product, and demonstrate their knowledge of current and emerging issues facing the wind industry. This multidisciplinary Competition brings together students in the fields of engineering, business, marketing, communications, policy, and the social sciences, for the purpose of engaging our country...

Full article: http://www.nrel.gov/wind/news/2014/15419.html

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