Minnesota Public Radio: U of M students build solar house for international competition

Jun 30, 09

This summer, a group of University of Minnesota students are using what they've learned about architecture, design and energy to build a solar-powered house from the ground up.

The solar-powered house is taking shape inside a University of Minnesota warehouse in Minneapolis.

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mndaily.com | Solar Decathlon team begins drawing up plans

Jun 10, 09


Subhead: The team will unveil plans publicly in September.
Publish Date: 08/13/2008
Reporter: Devin Henry [1]
Blurb:
A little more than one year from now, members of the University's Solar Decathlon team will be gearing up to travel to Washington, D.C., to live on the National Mall.

A little more than one year from now, members of the University's Solar Decathlon team will be gearing up to travel to Washington, D.C., to live on the National Mall.

Currently, their future home is still on paper.

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University News Service video: Solar house taking shape

Jun 1, 09

The University of Minnesota News Service filmed a video about the construction of the house.

View the video on the News Service Web site or on YouTube.

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