Saturday, October 04, 2008

Wearable Power Competition Finals Today

Aviation Week blog posts tagged with "Wearable Power Prize" - team interviews, etc

Rayovac Enters Portable Power Pack in DoD Wearable Power Prize Competition - Flashlight News

Competition: the Wearable Power System - - October 3

list of 48 finalists (PDF) - announced September 15

Final 20 Teams Compete For DoD $1M Wearable Power Prize - - September 20: University of Maine students and brothers Chris and Brandon Look were one of 169 original entries to make it to the final testing round. “Our dad is an engineer and owns a construction company, so we’ve always been interested in anything mechanical,” said Brandon, who is a volunteer firefighter. “Chris serves in the Army National Guard, so in a sense, we’re both ground pounders. We know from experience what might benefit the guys in the field.”

list of 20 finalists