Students of NUST School of Civil & Environmental Engineering (SCEE) brought laurels to their institution by winning “Clean & Green Islamabad: Ideas Competition” held at Islamabad Model College for Girls (Postgraduate), Islamabad, on December 4, 2018. Minister of State for Interior, Mr Shehryar Khan Afridi, was the chief guest.
Organised by the Ministry of Interior, the competition challenged teams from 17 universities and educational institutes of Federal Metropolis to propose innovative ideas to make Islamabad clean and green. Team NUST showcased its project titled “Generating Power from Kitchen Waste and Irrigating the Green Walls from the Greywater Generated at Homes,” which was declared the best. The chief guest appreciated Team NUST for coming up with a very practicable solution to help improve the green environment and awarded them with a cash prize of PKR 30,000/- as a token of appreciation.