Greenpower in Portugal – Mobile Energy Sustainability Project

Submitted by Francisco Oliveira PSEM “Projecto de Sustentabilidade Energética Móvel” (PSEM)(Mobile Energy Sustainability Project) is a group of students from Técnico Lisboa composed by students that share the common passion for engineering. Our objective is to design and build highly efficient electric vehicles. The team is frequently confronted with various issues, solving them with bold […]

Diverse Power renews its sponsorship for February 29 Race in LaGrange, GA

Reprinted from Cougar Strong Racing Press Release, May 30, 2019 Diverse Power and the Diverse Power Foundation has announced the renewal of their sponsorship of the 2020 GreenpowerUSA race in LaGrange, Georgia. The Second Annual Diverse Power Grand Prix will be held on the beautiful campus of LaGrange College on February 29, 2020. As in […]

Inver Racers Rising – Work Hard and Win Big

This article contributed by David and Fraser of the Inver Racers. Inver Racers are a team of four young people from Inverclyde Academy. We have been coming to West College Scotland, Greenock campus and working in the motor vehicle department for 1 day a week since October 2018 to complete the Greenpower course. The college […]

A Pageant Queen Examines Greenpower Racing

by Rory Pan, 2018 Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen Editor’s Note: Much to the delight of the contestants in the Diverse Power Grand Prix, five Pageant Queens were in attendance. The young ladies graciously spent time with many of the Greenpower teams. They also handed out trophies and banners, in keeping with Southern tradition.  STEM competitions […]

National Champions Announced

Reprinted from https://www.smore.com/7fn2p-checkered-flag?ref=email Written by Drew Sparks, GreenpowerUSA President Throughout this season, we have seen teams compete at such a high level. Below you will see a list of the 2018-2019 GreenpowerUSA Season National Champions. Congratulations to the teams, coaches, mentors, and parents for achieving this accomplishment. Goblin – Hampton Cove Elementary School #261 F24 […]

South Texas Electric Car Competition 2019

Article reprinted with the permission of UTRGV at https://www.utrgv.edu/hestec/stem-programs/green-power/pictures/index.htm.  The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley hosted the second annual UTRGV Electric Car Competition on Friday, April 5-Saturday, April 6 in front of the Biomedical Research and Health Building at the Brownsville campus. Twenty-five teams representing middle schools, high schools and colleges from across South […]

Hull Street Race 2019

Reprinted with permission from the Greenpower Trust website: https://www.greenpower.co.uk/news/hull-street-race-2019-700-aspiring-engineers-and-scientists-compete-milestone-electric-road  The streets of Hull were charged with action on Sunday 28 April as 700 young people and racers took part in the UK’s first ever closed road electric race in cars they had designed and built themselves. An estimated 5,000 people were in attendance at the […]

2019 Utah Greenpower Electric Car Challenge

Reprinted with the permission of KTVX ABC4 News. ERDA, Utah (ABC4 News) – Twenty-four teams for schools across Utah and Nevada ranging from elementary to college-aged are competing in the Utah Greenpower Electric Car Challenge. The students designed and built their own cars using a solid-edge curriculum showcasing their engineering and technology expertise. The students […]

Complete and Utter Chaos in the UK

Contributed by Senior Team Captain Alex CAUC (otherwise known as ‘Complete and Utter Chaos’) is an Electric Car team from Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College in Cheshire, England. We build and race electric cars at circuits across the country, including Goodwood, Silverstone, Castle Combe, Aintree and Anglesey. The team consists of around 28 […]