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  • Solar Decathlon Preview: UrbanEden

    UNC Charlotte blends interior and exterior spaces of its UrbanEden house, designed as an infill project in downtown Charlotte.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: Start.Home

    The Stanford Solar Decathlon team's approach to its Start.Home values creativity as highly as efficiency, with the goal of eliminating cookie-cutter houses.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: SHADE

    Team ASUNM aims to incorporate as many sustainable practices as possible into a home for an active older couple.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: Radiant House

    Santa Clara Solar Decathlon Team incorporates the values of efficiency, economy, and elegance into its Radiant House.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: Phoenix House

    Team Kentuckiana's focus is on quickly deployable disaster relief housing.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: PEAK

    Team PEAK will integrate wood-paneled SIPs with a green roof and a living wall to produce an Appalachian rustic smart home.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: LISI

    Team Austria designed LISI, a prefabricated, eco-friendly, modular home designed to be easily transported in standard shipping containers.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: InSite

    Team Middlebury aims to create the residence of the future, with economic, environmental, social, and sustainable concerns in mind.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: Harvest Home

    Team Capitol DC, composed of students of various disciplines from three Washington, D.C. universities, proposes a house for a wounded war veteran built of materials harvested naturally, be they reclaimed wood or solar rays.

  • Solar Decathlon Preview: FluxHome

    Team USC merges smart home technologies with California bungalow aesthetics to produce a net-zero housing prototype for sustainable living.