Ecohabit: Solar Decathlon 2013

Stevens Institute of Technology

Irvine, California

The Solar Decathlon is a biannual competition put on by the Department of Energy to design the most energy efficient solar home with strict budget and building limits.  The competition was open to teams from around the world including the Czech Republic, Canada and Austria.  Ecohabit was the name of the entry from the Stevens Institute of Technology which placed second overall in the United States and fourth overall in the world.  Craft’s role was to take the student led team through the process of design, analysis and detailing of the building structure.

(Image Credit: Stevens)

 

Client: Stevens Institute of Technology

Year: 2012