sda19_ winning teams

Congratulations to all Teams and participants of the SDA19! The winners of the first edition of the Solar Decathlon Africa 2019 are:

1st place: InterHouse

Solar Decathlon Africa 2019

A collaboration project between the School of Mines Colorado (USA), the National School of Architecture and Cadi Ayyad University of Marrakesh (Morocco), InterHouse highlighted intercultural architecture, interactive management systems, integrated control systems and interaction with the environment.

2nd place: Bayti_Akhdar

Solar Decathlon Africa 2019

Composed by the University of Soultan Moulay Slimane of Beni Mellal (Morocco) and the Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar (Senegal), Bayti_Akhdar intelligently combines renewable energies and digital technologies aiming to develop a sustainable and innovative future.

3rd place: Solar-ution

Solar Decathlon Africa 2019

Led by the University of Moulay Ismail, Meknes (Morocco), Solar-ution used smart and beautiful geometry while optimising thermal comfort by using available local ecological materials that have low carbon content.

To read more about these and the other projects of this Solar Decathlon edition, please visit

Energy Endeavour Foundation – 10 January 2020