We’ve Pumped You Up!**

Water, water everywhere. Well that’s wasn’t a problem a few days ago, however, it seems to be that California had dried out the Phoenix Team. Had. Key words are important in situations like this. Friday afternoon, we realized there was a problem with our water bladder and pump. This was due to the water bladder […]

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Competition Overviews: Sunday, Day 4

Good Morning from Team Kentuckiana As a team, we’re all a little sleepy, and a little stressed. Such is competition life. However, here’s an update on the competitions from the last few days, and how they are measured for the overall points. Doing the Laundry: As you all know, we have an energy efficient Profile […]

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Deconstruction Phase

For The Phoenix House’s journey across the country, the team has had to take her apart into the two sections and lower the roof – which is exactly how it was designed. This process took a fair amount of time. Over the course of a week and a half, the house was raised to spray […]

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UK to Partner with Louisville, and Ball State for Solar Decathlon 2013

UK to Partner with Louisville and Ball State for 2013 Solar Decathlon By Judy Hughes, Jenny Wells Photo taken by Stefano Paltera LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 31, 2012) — The University of Kentucky will participate in a recently announced team that will compete in the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2013 Solar Decathlon, the agency announced Jan. […]

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