Posted in September 2012

Set the Landscape Alight!

Set the Landscape Alight!

THE FLAME. So why has Team UOW Australia chosen to call their house the Illawarra Flame? ┬áLet’s break it down environmental style, similar to the way compost breaks down organic waste. The name with the Flame stems from the Illawarra Flame tree, located along the Eastern seaboard of Australia. During springtime, the tree blossoms into … Continue reading

We’re Building a House!

We’re Building a House!

Welcome to the blog for Team UOW Australia and our entry in the 2013 Solar Decathlon! The Solar Decathlon is a competition that is bringing together students from all over the world in an attempt to build a house completely powered by solar energy. HOME GROWN AUSSIE HOUSE! Our team is the first team from … Continue reading