The U.S. Department of Energy has announced the following dates for the 2011 Solar Decathlon Request for Proposals (RFP). According to Richard King, Director of the Solar D, invitations for the 2011 event will be posted live on the web site starting August 17th.
Colleges, universities, and other post-secondary educational institutions worldwide are welcome to submit proposals, which determine entry into the biennial Solar Decathlon design competition. All proposals are reviewed, scored, and ranked. Subject to the quantity and quality of proposals, a limited number of teams will be selected for entry.
Institutions considering the submission of a proposal are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the 2009 Rules. Please note that changes to the Rules are typical from one competition to the next.
Please submit questions regarding the RFP process to Jeffrey.Soltesz@nrel.gov.