2017: “…coming soon…”
Check back soon for an official announcement of the challenge for 2017!
Your challenge is… not ready to be announced yet… Please be patient, your team will identify a specific problem, explain and analyze in detail, and design a solution that can mitigate the negative impacts set forth by the challenge.
|Identify a specific problem associated with plastics or the need for clean, cheap energy anywhere in the world. Explain the specific impacts on environmental conditions, human health and/or economic.
Research and describe the scale of the problem and the affected populations.
Analyze the foundations and causes of the specific issue you chose. Investigate, understand in detail, and explain.
Design a solution that uses clean energy to address your identified problem, and explain how it would help mitigate the negative impacts of plastics or the insatiable need for electricity.