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HISTORY OF THE COMPETITION

The first of these prestigious competitions took place in 2002, the second in 2005 the third in 2007, with the Solar Decathlon 2009 currently underway. The 2009 competition counts on the participation of universities from United States of America, Canada and Europe, and like previous competitions before, will take place in Washington, D.C. All of the competitions have had great media and social impact in addition to attracting more than 100.000 visitors to the National Mall during the Competition.
Through a collaboration agreement signed on October 18, 2007, the U.S. and Spanish governments have agreed on organizing the SOLAR DECATHLON EUROPE , initially in Spain for the years 2010 and 2012 alternating with the continuing U.S. competitions during the odd-numbered years of 2009, 2011 and 2013.

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