The College of Engineering in United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invited RIT Dubai Students to participate in their 4th Engineering Student Renewable Energy Competition on May 4th, 2013. The aim of the competition was to stress 'the importance of finding clean & renewable energy sources to reduce energy emissions and save the environment. The students competed against 55 teams forming 13 institutions from United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.
The competition had two stage judging levels comprising of five judging panels. The students projects and innovations in energy were evaluated by 15 experts from various engineering and industrial sectors before choosing the winners. Three of our four teams were selected to be among the 15 semi-finalist teams.