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ULL Competes in Solar Decathlon (2009)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Washington, D.C.

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-10-09

Duration: 00:01:20

Subjects: University of Louisiana at Lafayette | Architecture | Solar energy | Solar houses | U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon | BeauSoleil Home


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Guidry, Catherine Interviewee


This segment from the October 9, 2009, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham reporting on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (ULL) Solar Decathlon Team competing in the United States Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. This report includes an interview with team member Catherine Guidry on the team’s BeauSoleil House design and their progress in building their house for the competition.