Minnesota Public Radio: U of M takes fifth in solar home competition

St. Paul, Minn. -- The University of Minnesota has finished fifth in a national competition between teams trying to build the most attractive and energy-efficient solar-powered house.

The University of Minnesota's team competed against 19 other colleges and universities from the U.S., Germany, Canada and Spain, with each team building a house on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

Read more at the Minnesota Public Radio Web site.