The first SDC event was held in Washington, USA in 2002.Since then, it has been influencing all governments of the world and obtaining support from enterprises and the public. The evidences include sponsors of more than 6,000 brand enterprises, all-out support from more than 100 governmental agencies and professional institutions, 3,000,000 visitors and 300 million media audiences.
In the first Solar Decathlon China in 2013, 37 universities and more than 1,000 university students from 13 countries took part in the whole design and manufacturing. In addition, there were support and participation of more than 30 governmental agencies, more than 200 international institutions and the enterprises in relevant industries, as well as 260,000 visitors.
2018 Solar Decathlon China will be jointly held by China National Energy Administration, the Department of Energy (DOE, USA) and the China Association for Overseas Industry Development. On the occasion, more than 30 talent teams comprising the outstanding students from over 50 countries in 7 continents will collect at Dezhou City, Shandong Province.
Future beautiful homes will be created by combining the innovative ability of the young talents and the cutting-edge technologies, as well as the competition.
Learn more about SD:
The U.S. Solar Decathlon website at http://www.solardecathlon.gov/
SD Europe at http://www.sdeurope.org/