From U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy:
The Energy Department’s Race to Zero Student Design Competition offers our next generation of #architects,#engineers, construction managers, and#entrepreneurs a chance to develop creative solutions to real-world problems as university teams design or redesign an existing floor plan to save #energy and save money. #Students and #professors can sign up by Dec. 15 here: http://bit.ly/1ydHoPD. Help spread the word and learn more about the competition:http://go.usa.gov/wm5R.
Pictured below is a rendering of a two-story townhome designed for the 2014 competition by the Georgia Techstudent team.