23 Sep '11, 3pm

Despite the rain, the Solar Decathlon is on! #SD2011 #green #solar Check back for team profiles through the next wk

Despite the rain, the Solar Decathlon is on! #SD2011 #green #solar Check back for team profiles through the next wk

Sept. 22 marked the beginning of the fourth biennial Solar Decathlon, a collegiate green-building competition sponsored by the Department of Energy and located at the National Mall’s West Potomac Park. Over the course of two weeks, solar-powered houses from 20 teams will be judged by a panel of experts on their architecture, engineering, market appeal, hot-water generation, energy balance, and the ambiance of a dinner party that each house will host next week. For the first time, organizers will also evaluate structures by their affordability.

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