U.S. Department of Energy Announces Winners of Annual Collegiate Wind Competition

June 14, 2021

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) joined universities and wind energy experts from across the country to announce the winners of the Collegiate Wind Competition. Pennsylvania State University won first place.

Over the course of the academic year, 13 undergraduate teams designed, built, and tested model wind turbines, developed project plans, collaborated with industry experts, and engaged with their local communities—preparing them for careers in the growing wind and renewable energy workforce to support President Biden’s goal of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Learn more.