Since its inception back in 2002, the biennial US Department of Energy-sponsored Solar Decathlon has given collegiate teams a chance to show off their best solar powered home designs. Gizmag takes a closer look at five of this year's 20 entrants which will compete in October.
As the competition isn't due to run for another few months, some of the details could change. That said, we can still get a good feel for each project's ambitions.
Click headline to read more and view pix of the five solar houses--
Via Chuck Sherwood, Senior Associate, TeleDimensions, Inc