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Innovative solutions for efficient energy management for smarter cities.

In January 2016 Go Green in the City, the ultimate global student competition for sustainable energy solutions, will return. This time we have prepared a new experience for you.

Get ready to learn, engage, create, and make a real change in the world!

In teams of two, students from all over the world are invited to enter the competition and share their innovative solutions to real world business challenges within energy management from the leading global energy management company, Schneider Electric.

The 12 finalist teams will be invited to Paris in September 2016 to present their ideas in front of a prominent jury and compete for a trip around the world as well as a career opportunity at Schneider Electric*.

Go Green in the City 2016 is the sixth edition of the ultimate student competition for smart energy solutions organized by Schneider Electric.

We are proud to present the winners of Go Green in the City 2015 - Mohamad Meraj Shaikh and Spoorthy Kotla from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.

Go Green in the City winners have traveled to Brazil, China, USA, Russia, and Denmark as part of the winners’ prize! We are proud to go beyond borders and develop innovative solutions with a global impact.

How to compete


Business and engineering students worldwide, 18 years of age or older, pursuing a bachelor’s (at least 2nd year), master’s or MBA degree are eligible to compete.

Fill out profile

Tell us more about yourself and your educational background. Please upload your CV and a profile photo.

Form a team

Team up with a friend, classmate, or find a teammate directly through the competition platform! Remember: at least one member must be female and both team members must study in the same country for the duration of the competition.

Submit your solution

Impress the judges with your team’s solution to real business challenges within energy management for smarter cities. You can learn more about Schneider Electric and smart cities by taking quizzes and unlocking key insights!

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