Gold University of Minnesota M. Skip to main content. University of Minnesota.
Driven to Discover.

What's Inside.

Expert Alerts



News Releases

News Wire


Related Links.


Media Contacts



University of Minnesota Moment

« Reality TV 101 | Main | Universe's History Written in Comet Dust »

January 28, 2008

U of M in International Solar House Construction Competition

The University of Minnesota was recently selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to participate in the prestigious 2009 Solar Decathlon, an international competition to design, build and operate a highly energy-efficient, completely solar-powered house. Ann Johnson, director of the Construction Management program at the U, says this will be an invaluable opportunity for students from many different disciplines.

Download fully produced :90 feature || Download raw audio