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Solar Decathlon 2011 – The Competition Begins

Twenty teams have been selected to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon in 2011. All of the teams will design and build small solar-powered homes that are also affordable, energy-efficient, and attractive. The Solar Decathlon began in 2002 and has been held biennially in 2005, 2007, and 2009. This upcoming event will take […]

2009 Solar Decathelon

In a few weeks the Solar Decathlon will open at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. This is a biennial competition hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy where universities design and construct their visions for the ultimate sustainable solar home. They are showcases for innovative high tech energy solutions. You can see a preview […]