Sep 29, 09Josh Quinnell, engineering/energy model team leader shares the story of the ICON Solar House's gable roof and what the team has done in order to gain extra sun exposure during the winter season when the sun is at a low angle.
Sep 29, 09With cornfields in the background, University of Minnesota's ICON Solar House caravan begins their eastward trek to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon. The team will begin assembling the house on the National Mall October 1st.
Sep 26, 09The landscaping containers are loaded on a flatbed trailer and the crane prepares to lift a roof module off the house as the team continues to disassemble the ICON Solar House in preparation for the trip to Washington DC. The house will depart Sept. 28.
Sep 21, 09
Engineering/Energy Model Team Leader Josh Quinnell walks around the exterior of the ICON Solar House, explaining the features of the design and engineering. Shot September 15, 2009 on University of Minnesota campus.
Sep 18, 09
Deadline pressures continue as the University of Minnesota crew members continue to work on the ICON Solar House.
Sep 8, 09