Solar Decathlon 2005: The Event in Review

    Research output: Book/ReportBook


    Solar Decathlon 2005: The Event in Review is a technical report describing the 2005 Solar Decathlon, an event sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy wherein 18 collegiate teams competed in 10 contests to design, build, and operate an attractive, efficient, entirely solar-powered home. The report gives an overview of the competition, including final results, team strategies, and detaileddescriptions the 18 homes.
    Original languageAmerican English
    Number of pages62
    StatePublished - 2006

    NREL Publication Number

    • NREL/BK-520-38264

    Other Report Number

    • DOE/GO-102006-2328


    • BIPV systems
    • building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV)
    • colleges
    • EE
    • energy efficiency
    • high-performance houses
    • photovoltaics (PV)
    • PV
    • solar energy
    • solar water heating
    • student competition
    • universities
    • University of Colorado


    Dive into the research topics of 'Solar Decathlon 2005: The Event in Review'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

    Cite this