Washington, D.C. - On Thursday evening a team of students from Virginia Tech University learned they received top honors when they were named the overall winners of EcoCAR: The NeXt Challenge after designing and building an extended-range electric vehicle (EREV) using E85 (ethanol). Virginia Tech competed against 15 other universities to take home the top prize of the three-year competition sponsored by the Department of Energy and General Motors. This unique competition helps train students and engineers to become the next generation of workers the U.S.
State Energy Program American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Program Administration CX(s) Applied: A1, A9, A11, B2.2, B5.1 Date: 05/13/2011 Location(s): Virginia Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Grant Rebate Program for Renewable Energy Projects (Solar, Wind, Biomass) at State/Local Government Facilities CX(s) Applied: A1, A9, A11, B5.1 Date: 05/13/2011 Location(s): Virginia Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory