Gallery: Virginia Tech Lumenhaus Wins the 2010 Solar Decathlon!

Coming in second place was the IKAROS House designed by the University of Applied Sciences. This stunner boasts an incredible shading system, superb energy efficiency and a large solar system capable of generating more than four times the power needed for
 
Coming in second place was the IKAROS House designed by the University of Applied Sciences. This stunner boasts an incredible shading system, superb energy efficiency and a large solar system capable of generating more than four times the power needed for the home.

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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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