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Solar Decathlon 2014: The Winners! (news update) Pt. 4

The winners of the 2014 European Solar Decathlon have been announced. Teams from Italy, France and the Netherlands placed one, two, and three in the overall standings from 10 competitive contests.   321 more words

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Solar Decathlon 2014: Final Weekend, Watch & Vote

Solar Decathlon Europe 2014:  It’s head-to-head this weekend with the World Cup, and it’s a very hot contest for the collegiate teams in the top five slots at the… 157 more words

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Solar Decathlon 2014: Monitor, View, Vote (Pt 3)

Competition is hot and heavy in Versailles, France,  at the 2014 European Solar Decathlon – the 10 juried contests for the student-designed and -built  solar-powered houses are underway.   250 more words

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Solar Decathlon 2014: Meet the Teams (Pt 2)

Here’s a preview and updates on the 2014 European Solar Decathlon projects from educational institutions in 16 countries, including several joint projects. They are competing June 28-July 14 in 10 individual contests that will be juried,  from… 1,532 more words

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Solar Decathlon 2014: The Game Is On (Pt 1)

Twenty international collegiate/technical institute teams from 16 countries are about to begin competing in the 2014 European Solar Decathlon 

which debuts June 28 at the Chateau of Versailles, France, just a half-hour from Paris.   1,528 more words

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Montgomery Earns National Climate Leadership Award from Second Nature

by Alana J. Mauger

Montgomery County Community College is among six institutions in the country to receive the 2014 Climate Leadership Award from Second Nature… 771 more words

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Solar Decathlon 2014: Coming Soon

Twenty international collegiate and technical institute teams are getting ready to build solar-powered houses and compete for top awards at the European Solar Decathlon 2014, in Versailles, France. 527 more words

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