Illinois Solar Decathlon Named Grand Winner Finalist in 2015 Race to Zero Competition

This year's competition featured 33 teams from 27 universities. Over the last several months, students were tasked with redesigning an existing floor plan or cr… more

Professor Xinlei Wang with Secretary of Energy Dr. Steven Chu

The University of Illinois Solar Decathlon's faculty advisor Professor Xinlei Wang with the Former U.S. Secretary of Energy and Nobel Laureate Dr. Steven Chu. more

Race to Zero

We are currently finalizing our documents for the 2015 Race to Zero Competition! We are extremely excited about our submission and our recent partnership with S… more

Engineering Open House

For the 2015 University of Illinois Engineering Open House, the Solar Decathlon RSO opened the doors to it's 2011 competition home "Re_home" Interested in viewi… more