Global Voice Speaker Series

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Global Voice Speaker Series: “The Solar Decathlon”

Have you thought about the Home of the Future? Or how renewable energy can be innovatively used in the future of home construction? On Wednesday, April 9th The Brown/RISD/Erfurt Team for the 2014 Solar Decathlon will be on-hand at the Ocean Explorium for a Global Voice Presentation!

image courtesy of: http://news.brown.edu/
pressreleases/2013/10/decathlon

The team, made up of students at Brown, RISD, and the University of Applied Sciences Erfurt in Germany will be one of only two U.S.entries in this international competition, pitting 20 teams against each other in 10 challenges to find the most energy-efficient, innovative, and livable solar house! The Brown/RISD/Erfurt Team will be presenting their entry ‘Techstyle Haus’ for the Solar Decathlon taking place in Versailles (fittingly, the home of Louis XIV, the “Sun King” of France)!

Click HERE for more information on the Techstyle Haus Project!

Ocean Explorium doors will open at 6:00 pm, there will be a Science on a Sphere® presentation at 6:15pm, and the talk will begin at 6:30 pm.  Admission is $5 for members, $10 for non-members, $8 for Seniors, $3 for children.