2002 Solar House Living Laboratory


  • 1st house built by Missouri S&T Solar House design Team for the DOE Solar Decathlon
  • Standard steel constructions with 1" house insulation foam
  • Moving bookcase to allow for more space
  • Dish drawer is space and energy saver
  • Single unit washer and dryer

Designed to resemble typical Missouri home of the early 2000s.


Array Size:  5 kW
Panel Type: Sanyo
Solar/Thermal Size/Type: 30 Tube Array from Thermomax
Actual Square Footage:  800

 Smart Outlets

Alexa Voice Control

Digital Lock

Smart bell

Connected to Microgrid

DOE Decathlon Results