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...
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.