Gallery: Appalachian State University’s Solar Decathlon Homestead is a ...

The Solar Homestead is comprised of a main area, with six outbuilding modules that fit together to create a harmonious living space. They meet to form the Great Porch, a centrally focused outdoor living space that allows residents to be outside, with the protection of a 8.2 kW trellis of bifacial solar cells which filter light through, and protect from rain.

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