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College of Arts + Architecture / The William States Lee College of Engineering

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UrbanEden is UNC Charlotte's entry in the US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013. Envisioned as an urban infill project, UrbanEden incorporates truly revolutionary approaches to sustainable design and construction, combining city-sophistication with an appreciation for our natural world.
Solar Strategies - how do you harvest the energy of the sun to power a home?Geopolymer Concrete - how can concrete be sustainable?Smart Technologies - how does a smart house make a smart homeowner?
Urban Living - how do youa bring nature into the city?Urban Farming - how can your house provide natural resources?Adaptability - how does a small house feel big?Learn more about the house

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