The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is a collegiate competition of 10 contests that challenge student teams to design and build full-size, solar-powered houses. The winner is the team that best blends design excellence and smart energy production with innovation, market potential, and water and energy efficiency.
Learn more by visiting www.solardecathlon.gov
The university-led teams that design, build, and operate the competition's solar-powered houses are the heart of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon. The Solar Decathlon 2015 teams produced these audiovisual presentations to preview what visitors will see at the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California, Oct 8-11 and 15-18, 2015.