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July 2009

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On Monday the 13th July, the design and energy concepts for the international competition Solar Decathlon Europe were presented in the House of Architects in Stuttgart to an interested public. Over 100 guests from politics, economics and research, as well representatives from funding agencies and press were present.

Rector Professor Rainer Franke opened the event. State Secretary Mr. Hubert Wicker as a representative of the state government welcomed all guests and the team of the HFT Stuttgart. Students of the architecture master course presented the competition and design and energy concepts with the help of descriptive models. Afterwards Prof. Matthias Schuler of Harvard University and director of the Transsolar Energietechnik GmbH reported on the future of the building. Reinhold Müller, CEO of müllerblaustein, spoke about his motivation as a promoter of this project. The evening ended in interesting discussions and exchange of ideas with Baden-Württemberg wine and tapas from Spain.