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Mass Energy Lab Sponsors Energy Innovation Competition for Massachusetts College Students

August 24, 2011

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — This fall, Mass Energy Lab will sponsor the Seek Energy Innovation Competition, a contest intended to encourage students to research and identify cutting-edge, new to market energy efficiency solutions and to think deeply about how the technology can be applied to facilitate the reduction of energy waste in commercial and industrial buildings.

The contest directly relates to Mass Energy Lab’s mission statement: “Seek Knowledge + Energy Innovation.” Mass Energy Lab CEO, Mo Nariani, hopes that the giveaway will inspire students from a variety of academic disciplines to expand their knowledge and get excited about green technology. Nariani notes, “We are extremely fortunate to be located in the center of such a rich and diverse academic community. The Seek Energy Innovation Competition will give us a chance to spread our passion and enthusiasm about energy efficiency and clean technology while engaging students in a meaningful way.”

Mass Energy Lab will begin accepting entries for the Seek Energy Innovation Competition on September 1st, 2011. The contest is open to undergraduate or graduate students in Massachusetts entering or attending an accredited, degree granting institution. Contest entrants will identify and research a new-to-market energy efficiency product, and present evidence on the product’s ability to impact energy waste reduction and its marketability.

Research projects are to be submitted on November 4th 2011. Entries will be evaluated by a panel of industry experts. The platinum level prize winner will be awarded $3000, the gold level prize winner will be awarded $1500, and the silver level prize winner will be awarded $500. Interested students can visit massenergylab.com/seekcontest for official contest guidelines.

Mass Energy Lab Inc. is a Cambridge, MA-based Commercial Energy Efficiency Solutions Firm. The company is committed to identifying validating and facilitating the installation of cutting-edge energy solutions that will optimize commercial and industrial facilities. Mass Energy Lab’s extensive 4 Phase product evaluation process allows the company to be confident that the innovative solutions in their product offering will make a solid impact on reducing energy waste in the built environment. For more information on Mass Energy Lab, Inc., visit www.massenergylab.com.

Nihan Celiktas, Marketing Associate

SOURCE Mass Energy Lab Inc.

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