Gallery: Virginia Tech Lumenhaus Wins the 2010 Solar Decathlon!

 
The IKAROS House is characterized by a zig-zag design that is even apparent on the interior. This unique application both functions to shade the home and optimizes the use of sunlight as it changes during the day and throughout the seasons.

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  1. Solar Decathlon House T... September 21, 2010 at 12:33 pm

    […] that will consume 90% less energy than a typical home for heating and cooling. Unlike some of the SD Houses, this net-zero house has a life beyond the competition — it will actually serve to shelter […]

  2. lola June 29, 2010 at 4:19 am

    Hello
    I have a one caravan in a parcels up near Conil, Cádiz, Spain, and I would like have the house’s energy for the solar energy, but I don’t think what university near there could guide me abaout this system.
    Thanks

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