Students participate in DoE Solar Decathlon

Inside solar house No. 101, engineering student Jenny Nickel is already thinking about how to add more alternative-energy features once the smartly modern house she helped build gets trucked out of Denver.

Nickel’s team is one of 11 in this year’s U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, a student competition to demonstrate the latest innovations in solar energy, to highlight building and architecture designs, and to offer practical examples of sustainability.

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Photo: Helen H. Richardson, The Denver Post

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