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Web Date: February 9, 2011

Solar Decathlon Moved

Events: Federal agencies' action is due to concerns about competition's impact on the National Mall
Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: DOE, solar

The Secretaries of Energy and Interior have decided to move the national Solar Decathlon—a solar energy home design competition--off the National Mall when they hold the next event in the fall, says Bill Line, a National Park Service Washington Region spokesman.

The competition will be the fourth one held on the mall since 2002. In 2009, the event drew approximately 200,000 people. For the competition, some 20 teams of architecture and engineering students . . .

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