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UNC Charlotte Solar Decathlon

Clip | 4m 12s

Every two years teams from around the world compete in the US Dept. of Energy’s Solar Decathlon challenge. UNC Charlotte’s 2013 entry, known as UrbanEden, is designed to appeal to urban professionals looking for a balance between city living, & the pleasures of having private outdoor space. The house utilizes a revolutionary new material developed at UNCC: geopolymer cement concrete.

Aired: 10/09/13

Rating: NR

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