Documentation: Project Manual (199mb), Project Drawings (179mb)
The Solar Decathlon Europe (SDE) was created through an agreement signed between the Ministry of Housing of the Government of Spain and the United States Government, in October 2007, in order to organize a sustainable solar houses competition in Europe, in 2010 and 2012. The "2014 edition" of this competition is organized by France, in Versailles. The solar village, as it is called, will be built on the grounds of the famous Chateau de Versailles.
The competition was held for a period of 15 days starting from June 13 2014 in Versailles, France. During the final phase of the competition university teams has assembled their houses, open to the general public, while undergoing the ten contests of the competition, reason for which this event is called Decathlon.