By Susanna Murley, Planet Forward
This week, we begin Planet Forward’s coverage of the Solar Decathlon! 20 collegiate teams from around the world are designing and building sustainable solar homes. 11 of the teams have submitted their innovations to Planet Forward. In this week’s WEBISODE, we take a look at the unique use of water in The University of Maryland‘s home.
MORE ON #SUNNYIDEAS: Planet Forward’s Innovator Danny Kennedy is the founder of solar company Sungevity. In our Innovator Update, we see how he is doing on his goal of eastward expansion.
FROM OUR BLOG: Have a twitter account? We’re taking your ideas about the Solar Decathlon teams through twitter. Planet Forward’s Susanna Murley, tells you what PF is looking for.
FROM NREL: Ever heard of a sky trough? Planet Forward visits the National Renewable Energy Labs to find out.
FROM NBR: Last month, Planet Forward was on PBS Nightly Business Report introducing the Solar Decathlon. How do you think the liberal arts students at Middlebury will do against the engineering schools?
Editor’s Note: This video segment comes to us courtesy of Planet Forward, our latest video content partner. Author credit goes to Susanna Murley.
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