Posts Tagged ‘solar decathlon’

Knowles presents Techstyle Haus

Jonathan Knowles (Associate Professor, Architecture)¬†lectured at MIT on the 19th of February with two Solar Decathlon students. The Solar Decathlon project has received further support and publicity recently, being awarded 23,364.00 from the (divisional) Marc Harrison fund this this year. Knowles was also¬†invited to present Techstyle Haus to The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) […]

Solar Decathlon Team Press Coverage

RISD’s Solar Decathlon team received outstanding press coverage from their presentation and visit to the Domaine de Boisbuchet, including a 2-minute feature and interview with Jonathan Knowles (Associate Professor, Architecture) on French television. The Solar Decathlon competition challenges 20 collegiate teams to design and build sustainable homes that are powered exclusively by solar energy and […]

Solar Decathlon 2014 Kickstarter Campaign Launched

In July 2014, RISD will join the twenty teams competing in the Solar Decathlon Europe, a competition that challenges collegiate teams from around the world to design and build a home that is powered exclusively by solar energy and that utilizes innovative energy technology and sustainable architecture. The original Solar Decathlon was hosted by the […]