UKATS Research Team Competes at the National Sustainable Design Expo

April 23rd, 2013 by jseay
UKATS Team at the NSDE in Washington, DC.

UKATS Team at the NSDE in Washington, DC.

The UKATS Research Team competed in the 9th Annual National Sustainable Design Expo, as part of the US EPA’s People, prosperity and the Planet Design Competition, held April 18-19, 2013 in Washington, DC. ┬áThe UKATS students presented the results of their Phase I P3 project – developing a low-cost, integrated biodiesel and biochar processor for rural sub-Saharan Africa. ┬áThis project was completed in collaboration with the African Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology (ACREST) The team was joined by four local high school students who have been working with the team on this year’s project.