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Solar Decathlon 2009

By: Samantha Johnson on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:23 p.m.
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University of Louisiana at Lafayette

BeauSoleil house generates more energy than it consumes, can withstand hurricane-force winds, and boasts a state-of-the-art kitchen for entertaining and cooking — all at a price ranging from $120,000 to $150,000. This house, which won the Market Viability contest, is especially ideal for coastal regions. Learn more about this house.