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Blog launched.
Keep up with the Aggies in Washington, complete with outstanding photos of the house and the team!
October 4, 2007

groHome Promo.
Texas A&M Solar Decathlon sits down for a moment to talk to the camera about the groHome. Check it out here.
October 1, 2007

groCore hits the road!
Well, a lot has happened since July, but the groCore is finally off! All fingers were crossed as it started down the drive. See you in DC!
September 28, 2007

Spray-in insulation day!
BioBased Insulation was sprayed in to all the groWalls today creating an airtight soy-based seal on the groHome.
July 27, 2007

"Just in time delivery" of the Core!
The main body of the bulding arrives at Riverside Campus in time for finishing and a fresh coat of paint. A true testament to the parallel fabrication system!
July 18, 2007

Aggies win the
Lifecycle Building Challenge!
The Texas A&M groHome Team won the Student Building category of the Lifecycle Building Challenge with their 2007 Solar Deacthlon entry.
click to see the entry
July 2, 2007

Summer Kickoff BBQ!

Come and enjoy great food, music, friends and fun! Texas A&M SolarD is having its Summer Kickoff BBQ at the Architecture Ranch! There will be presentations, and an unveiling of the building system.
May 9, 2007

National AIA Convention
Students and faculty represent Texas A&M Solar Decathlon in force at the AIA convention in San Antonio. P.I. Pliny Fisk III gives a lecture about the groHome on Saturday, May 5th.
May 3-5, 2007

January Solar Decathlon Workshop
Texas A&M groHome just went Washington, DC week to get mid-way approval from competition officials.
January 4-6, 2007

groHome Exposé
The groHome vision is presented at the Texas A&M Alumni Mixer at HKS during the TSA Convention in Dallas.
November 2, 2006

ASES - Solar 2006

Students represent Texas A&M Solar Decathlon in Colorado for Solar 2006 and attended a preliminary Solar Decathlon meeting/mixer.
July 7-13, 2006

Solar Decathlon in Inside Track
Texas A&M Solar Decathlon Project has been featured in College of Architecture Electronic Newsletter.
please click to read
July 2, 2006

Web site Launched
Texas A&M Solar Decathlon Web site is online, you will find information and updates from the web site.
June 13, 2006



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