|Event Title:||SOLAR DECATHLON Middle East 2018|
|Location:||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
The Solar Decathlon is an international competition formed by the U.S. Department of Energy wherein universities from all over the world take part to design, build and operate an a self-sufficient house powered on solar Power (Grid-connected), as the only source of energy.
Green Technologies has proudly undertaken some of the most challenging and iconic Engineering and Sustainability Projects in the Middle East. One of our recent flagship Projects where Green Technologies was involved in delivering the first ‘Net Zero’ Home in the Middle East, bares similarity to the context of the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018.
Green Technologies eagerly looks forward to extending advocacy and support to teams participating in the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018, established on our vast experience and proven expertise in Engineering and Sustainability.
This will be the very first edition of the Solar Decathlon Middle East that has been launched, where Dubai will be hosting the event in 2018. Green Technologies remains excited about the long term visions of this Project and believes that this Project will add to the evolving landscape of the Middle East’s Building and Construction Industry.
Key Design, Build & Operational Objectives of the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018:
• Design and Build an industry grade, solar powered, sustainable housing Unit that blends innovation and design excellence.
• The House should be designed for optimal energy production and maximum efficiency that contribute to energy savings and energy efficiency.
• Competition designs must be sustainable and adaptable for the Middle East Climate Zone based on temperature, dust, humidity, aerosol, heating and cooling degree-days experienced in the UAE.
• Safely and effectively Design, Build, and Operate completion designs in 24 months with a focus on delivering a housing design that is Middle East Climate Specific, Innovative, Mobile and Practical.
To Access Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018 Website, click here: solardecathlonme.com