24 Jul '11, 4pm

DOE Student Contest Rewards Energy Innovators and Entrepreneurs (video): photo via flickr Nobel prize winner a...

Nobel prize winner and U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu has announced a new $2 million student contest to foster clean energy innovation, known as the National University Clean Energy Business Challenge . The idea is to create a network of six regional competitions for student energy inventors, and the winners will compete for a National Grand Prize in early summer 2012. The contest joins the Solar Decathlon as DOE sponsored energy contests for students. Secretary Stephen Chu said in a press release: " Fostering innovation at America's universities and producing our nation's next generation of clean energy entrepreneurs is vital to ensuring our nation's competiveness in the clean energy economy of tomorrow. This investment will train a new generation of scientific and technical leaders and support the Administration's continued effort to ensure that America has the workfor...

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Nobel prize winner and U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu has announced a new $2 million student contest to foster clean ene...

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Nobel prize winner and U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu has announced a new $2 million student contest to foster clean ene...

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Check out Home Energy magazine's new website! Pretty nice!

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homeenergy.org 28 Jul '11, 4pm

Extending Energy Efficiency Training Beyond the Classroom Meeting the growing demand for supplemental energy efficiency tr...