On May 2, 2014, the Maine Composites Alliance (MCA) and the Maine Ocean and Wind Industry Initiative (MOWII) held the 6th annual Maine Wind Blade Challenge at the University of Maine at Orono.
Baxter Academy won the competition with a unique mechanical variable blade pitch design. Brunswick Region 10 Team 1 and Thornton Academy placed second and third out of 39 registered teams.
See the full results of the event here. Photo of the Baxter team courtesy of Maine Ocean and Wind Industry Initiative.