UC Berkeley graduates Brenton Kreiger and Sam Durkin stand with seniors Ruth McGee and Joan Gibbons after their solar house won third place.

Student-built solar home places third in national contest

A joint UC Berkeley-University of Denver team's prototype for a stackable solar home took third place in the Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon, a collegiate competition to design and build full-size, solar-powered houses.

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