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The Solar Decathlon is a project of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in partnership with DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

UK s.ky blue team gets 9th in 2009 Solar Decathlon!

 

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Ten Solar Decathlon Contests for 2009

The Solar Decathlon consists of 10 contests that center on all of the ways in which we use energy in our daily lives. Click here to find information on each of the 10 contests and team s.ky blue's innovative approach to building a better solar home with new information uploaded weekly.

 

Graphic of the 10 solar decathlon contests

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2009 solar decathlon jury scores

 

Architecture: 71.000 out of 100 possible points

Engineering: 77.000 out of 100 possible points

Lighting Design: 57.000 out of 75 possible points

Net Metering: 104.774 out of 150 possible points

Comfort Zone: 64.889 out of 100 possible points

Communications: 51.750 out of 75 possible points

Market Viability: 84.000 out of 100 possible points

Appliances: 70.124 out of 100 possible points

Home Entertainment: 74.195 out of 100 possible points

Hot Water: 77.700 out of 100 possible points