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Sustainability
Susan Wade Jan 2016

The SURE HOUSE Wins Solar Decathlon

The SURE HOUSE, a beach home built to be sustainable and resilient, took home top honors at the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2015 Solar Decathlon. The home was conceived, designed, and built by students at the Stevens Institute of Technology.

Sustainability
Susan Wade Dec 2015

VI and Stevens Institute of Technology Showcased Sustainability and Resilience at the 2015 Greenbuild Expo

VI and Stevens Institute of Technology showcased sustainability and resilience at the 2015 Greenbuild Expo.

Sustainability
Susan Wade Aug 2015

SURE HOUSE Packs Up the Vinyl and Heads West

Students at Stevens Institute have packed up and are shipping their sustainable and resilient solar-powered coastal house to Irvine, California.

Sustainability
Susan Wade Jul 2015

Building Resilience for a Changing Climate

Students at the Stevens Institute of Technology are entering the construction phase of their plan to build a sustainable, resilient home, using 90 percent less energy than the average home.

Sustainability
Susan Wade Jun 2015

The Superstorm and the Solar Home

A multidisciplinary team of students at the Stevens Institute of Technology has set out to build a different kind of coastal home: the SURE HOUSE.

Sustainability
Susan Wade May 2015

VI and Stevens Institute of Technology Showcase Sustainability and Resilience at AIA Expo

At this year’s AIA Expo in Atlanta, GA,  the Vinyl Institute showcases the Stevens Institute of Technology’s 2015 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon entry: SURE HOUSE.