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Upcoming Events in Nevada

3 event(s).

U.S. Department of Energy Collegiate Wind Competition

Date: 5/5/2014 to 5/7/2014

Location: Las Vegas, NV

This information was last updated on February 10, 2014

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Collegiate Wind Competition will be held alongside the American Wind Energy Association's WINDPOWER 2014 Conference & Exhibition at Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Ten teams of undergraduate students from multiple disciplines will design and construct a lightweight, portable wind turbine intended to power small electronic devices. During the competition, teams will present to a diverse panel of experts on current market drivers and deployment opportunities for the wind industry, pitch their business plans to industry leaders, and test their turbines in an on-site wind tunnel.

AWEA WINDPOWER Conference and Exhibition

Date: 5/5/2014 to 5/8/2014

Location: Las Vegas, NV

This information was last updated on December 02, 2013

WINDPOWER is the annual conference and exhibition for the U.S. wind industry, hosted by AWEA. Wind energy professionals can attend educational sessions, visit exhibitors, and learn more about the wind energy economy.

Special Showing of the Documentary Scaling Wind

Date: 5/6/2014

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Room Reef E at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center

This information was last updated on April 21, 2014

Join producer Edwin R. Stafford of the Utah State University Huntsman School of Business for a special showing of the new documentary film Scaling Wind, followed by a Q&A session. The film explores the race to power 20% of the U.S. grid from wind by 2030 and features an ex-president, two governors, mayors, and local town officials—Republicans and Democrats—working to open markets for wind energy, along with NREL scientists, farmers and ranchers, military veterans, and everyday people making a difference in their communities. RSVPs to rwillard@awea.org are encouraged. The showing is from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Room Reef E at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.