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The European Solar Decathlon Kicks Off Today – Exclusive Photos!

Posted By Bridgette Meinhold On June 18, 2010 @ 2:50 pm In Architecture,Prefab Housing,Solar Decathlon,Sustainable Building | 12 Comments

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Teams from all over the world have traveled to Madrid with their prefabricated [6] solar-powered houses, and seventeen teams are listed as competitors. Two teams from the USA crossed over the pond to compete head-to-head with teams from Germany, Spain, France, China, the UK, Finland and India. So far, the teams’ designs and plans for their houses are impressive and creative and only a true test of the homes capabilities will reveal the winner.

+ Inhabitat Solar Decathlon Coverage [7]

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URLs in this post:

[1] 2010 Solar Decathlon Europe: http://www.sdeurope.org/

[2] most efficient solar powered and eco-friendly house: http://inhabitat.com/2009/10/16/germany-wins-the-2009-solar-decathlon/

[3] competition in Washington DC: http://inhabitat.com/index.php?s=solar+decathlon

[4] Fablab House: http://inhabitat.com/2010/01/29/curvaceous-solar-fablab-house-set-to-rock-european-solar-decathlon/

[5]  : http://inhabitat.com/solar-decathlon-europe-starts-today/lumenhouse-virginia-polytechnic-state-university/?extend=1

[6] prefabricated: http://inhabitat.com/architecture/prefab-housing/

[7] + Inhabitat Solar Decathlon Coverage: http://inhabitat.com/solar-decathlon/

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