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Want to know more about what is going on with ESW at UCI? Check back here regularly to get updates and see what we're up to!

February 10, 2020

When you think of Palm springs, you might think of coachella or the sweet fruit dates, what about wind turbines?! You have probably seen them driving down interstate 10. We had the opportunity to see these wind turbines and learn some great facts about them! Here are some that I think you will find fascinating!

Why Palm Springs? Well it is suited perfect for wind turbines due to the its geographical features. Because palm sprin...

February 12, 2019

Well, we may not be actual super heroes, but you're all just as awesome! This past week's general meeting was a SolidWorks tutorial where you assembled pieces into a "presentation" of a treasure chest, its key, and a placard onto a table. The goal was to introduce the basics of assembly.

The parts can be found here if you want to try your hand at putting them together.

Now, long over due, we also have a video tutorial for making...

January 31, 2019

Welcome back from Winter Break! Yeah, it means back to school, back to homework, and back to tests.... But fret not! It also means back to working on ESW projects! That's not all to look forward to. We have our membership t-shirts!

Drumroll please....



Not only did we hand out shirts during our first general meeting of first quarter, but we also held an activity to get to know each other better.

 Hope you a...

October 26, 2018

During our Week 4 meeting, we had guest speakers from 3fficient. 3fficient works with companies to rethink their energy usage and find ways to be more efficient. When you first think of using energy efficiently or reducing energy consumption, most people may think of the typical solar panels or turning off lights more frequently. 3fficient is more innovative and creative than that.

They shared with us their previous projects in...

October 11, 2018

If you're interested in hands-on, student-run projects focused on sustainability, you have come to the right place!

During our Week 2 general meeting, the project leads presented their projects. After the presentations (and a guest appearance by alumni), everyone got the chance to breakoff and talk to each of the project leads to ask questions or discuss ideas.

 Our current projects are:

October 7, 2018

Welcome back, Anteaters!

Week 1 must have been hectic—between...

Realizing there is indeed discussion this week...

Making sure you have the correct lecture time... or place...

Trying to remember how in the world you managed to balance studying, clubs, and sleeping... (Wait, what's that last one? Never heard of it...)

And, of course, all the events you experienced!

From the first general meeting, Boba and Board Games...

Where we intro...

October 29, 2017

Here our power point presentation that highlights the main events of last weeks meeting. If you missed it or if you wanted to check something out we have included the power point to the slides below:

ESW Presentation

GRID Alternatives is a non-profit company with a mission to make renewable energy technology and job training accessible to under served communities. ESW at UCI is interested in partnering with GRID to provide our m...

June 4, 2017

We hope you will become or continue to be ESW members next year.  More projects and events are coming soon!  If you have any ideas, complaints or suggestions please fill out this anonymous feedback form here.

April 19, 2017

Check out a device that could harvest renewable energy from ocean waves.

February 27, 2017

 The video above is about a new carbon sequestration technology. Here is the link to the video on Facebook.

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