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New Zealand-India
Sustainability Challenge




Team Name: Alpha
Institution: Delhi University, Delhi
Project Title: Using garbage to create electricity

New Zealand teammate:


Evie Wallace, University of Canterbury

Finalist 1 |

Team Name: Arth
Institution: IIT Delhi, Delhi
Project Title: Introducing cow dung based logs as an alternative to firewood

New Zealand Teammate:


Levi Farnum, University of Waikato

Finalist 2 |

Team Name: AlphaQ
Institution:  Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Chennai
Project Title: BIOS- Video Games to promote sustainability

New Zealand teammate:


George Coslett, University of Otago

Finalist 3 |

Team name: VaxiBead
Institution: Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
Project Title: VaxiBead- An innovative health platform to store vaccination data of children

New Zealand teammate:
Nicholas Steyn, University of Canterbury

Finalist 4 |

Team Name: Blinking Blinds
Institution: National Institute of Fashion Technology, Mumbai
Project Title: Creating window blinds using broken photo voltaic cells

New Zealand teammate:


Sukhjit Pal Singh, University of Waikato

Finalist 5 |

Team Name: Green Computing
Institution: Vidyalankar Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Project Title: Proxy dreamer: reducing energy consumption using software

New Zealand teammate:


Lucy Patterson, University of Otago

Finalist 6 |


New Zealand students will join the India finalists very soon and compete at the Finale in New Delhi on 7 December

New Zealand-India Sustainability Challenge partners

'New Zealand universities - the University of Canterbury, the University of Otago and the University of Waikato.

The Challenge is being implemented in India in association with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), a leading think tank dedicated to conducting research for sustainable development of India and the Global South.

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