October 2, 2013
The work of innovators, collaborators and excavators of new design and efficiency of any age are needed to produce sustainability. The work of business and government to promote science is the backdrop of “Bosch Sponsors Six University Teams in U.S. Dept. of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013 and XPO” being held this week October 3-6 and October 10-13, at the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California.
Herald Online delivers the “Showcases Sustainable TechnologiesBosch from Bosch delivering a variety of energy-efficient technologies. “Robert Bosch LLC is continuing its commitment to promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and sustainability by supporting six university teams that are participating in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013 and XPO, a sustainable home-building contest.”
The background of the three day event, “Bosch provided six teams with numerous sustainable technologies, including energy-efficient home appliances, heating and cooling technology, and power tools, to assist in achieving maximum operating efficiency within the homes. The Solar Decathlon is an award-winning competition that brings together 19 U.S. collegiate teams to compete in designing, building and operating the most cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive solar-powered home.”
Tonight: The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013 opening reception begins today, Oct. 2.