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Re_home returns to Illinois Campus

In Uncategorized on April 14, 2013 by uiucsd

Re_home, Illinois’ student-built solar-powered house competed with entries from 18 other universities from around the world on the National Mall in Washington, DC, September 23 – October 2, 2011.  Team Illinois won two of the ten Solar Decathlon contests in the 2011 Solar Decathlon.  Illinois earned top honors in the Appliances and Energy Balance contests and placed seventh overall. 

The 2011 Solar Decathlon house is located in the south farm at the University of Illinois (Address: 3603 South Race Street Urbana, IL 61801) and this house will be used for teaching, research and public education.