Next summer, the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Build Challenge will take place in Washington, D.C. as part of the 2020 Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Participants in the Challenge will demonstrate various solutions for a number of building types, focusing on efficient and innovative buildings powered by renewable energy.
The teams will compete and exhibit their solutions before a panel of industry expert jurors and will be working on their designs and build outs for two years - culminating in Washington, D.C. June 25 - July 5, 2020.
5 countries will be represented from around the world including the U.S., Netherlands, Chile, South Africa, and Canada. The teams who will be participating are:
Hogeschool Utrecht University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas
Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, Missouri
Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Valparaíso, Chile
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