Gallery: Team New York’s Solar Decathlon House is a Sun-Powered Roofpod...

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In a city of tall buildings, New York’s rooftops are a hidden treasure of undeveloped real estate -- approximately 1.6 billion feet to be exact! CCNY’s Solar Roofpod Solar Decathlon house takes advantage of that untapped resource, creating a dwelling that takes advantage of the unused space -- and plentiful sun that touches it.

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