Minnesota Daily: Solar house team to be critiqued Friday

Nov 20, 08

The student-made solar house design has reached 75 percent completion, and on Friday an evaluation will mimic the judging they will experience next October in Washington, D.C.

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AIA Voices with Vision: Icon Solar House: Innovative Design and the Solar Decathlon

Nov 11, 08

The Solar Decathlon brings together 20 international schools to build and operate a solar house on the National Mall in Washington DC.

Chosen as one of 20 schools to compete in 2009, the University of Minnesota has used the Solar Decathlon competition as a means to put forth new ideas while learning and building on lessons from previous house designs.

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