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Purpose: To promote the rapid development of energy efficient appliances and support education of the next generation of US clean energy engineers, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s Energy Efficiency Standards Group, with support from the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Building Technologies Program, is pleased to announce the second year of funding for engineering design teams at US Universities.

When: The deadline for the Academic Year 2012/2013 proposal submissions HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO  September 24, 2012.  How to Apply.

Overview: Max Tech and Beyond Design Competition will challenge 10-20 collegiate teams nationwide to design and test appliance innovations with the potential to significantly reduce energy consumption while providing a level of service comparable to or better than current best-on-market products.  The winner of the competition will be the team that best demonstrates energy savings potential for viable future products.