The U.S. Department of Energy Collegiate Wind Competition challenges interdisciplinary teams of undergraduate students from a variety of programs to offer a unique solution to a complex wind energy project using the two multi-faceted elements highlighted below; providing each student with real-world experience as they prepare to enter the wind industry workforce.
About the 2020 Competition
The Collegiate Wind Competition 2020 will be held at AWEA CLEANPOWER in Denver, Colorado, in June 2020. This competition will challenge students to research, design, and build a turbine for deployment in the high wind environment of Eastern Colorado.
About the 2021 Competition
Thirteen teams have been selected to compete in in the Collegiate Wind Competition 2021. Learn more about the 2021 teams.