solar decathlon europe 21/22 – competition source book

HFT Contribution coLLab published in a new Open-Access-Book

Karsten Voss, Katharina Simon (Hrsg.): solar decathlon europe 21/22 – competition source book.
1. Auflage 2023.

German Statement here.

The full book can be downloaded for free (59.7 mb).

Solar Decathlon Europe 2021/22 @ Wuppertal

Here you find further information:



Website of the Organizers in Wuppetal:

Info on the parallel research project(s) at HFT Stuttgart:

HFT @ sde21 !

The HFT Stuttgart has been selected to participate in the international competition “Solar Decathlon Europe” (SDE21), the “solar decathlon” in Wuppertal, as one of 18 international teams. A HFT press release can be found here (German). Further press information provided by the organizers can be found here (German) or here (English).

2011-12 home+ @ Ulm

From July to November 2011, our house home+ has been opened to the public in the city centre of Ulm, Olgastrasse 72. Here are some images of the opening ceremony (HWK President Anton Gindele, Mayor-of-Ulm
Ivo Gönner, Reinhold Müller, Jan Cremers). Further informationen on HFT Stuttgart’s project for the Solar Decathlon Europe 2010 can be found here

2008-11 home+, Solar Decathlon Europe 2010

home+Solar Decathlon Europe 2010‘, managing project director at HFT Stuttgart, Start: November 2008, sponsored by the German Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Technologie (BMWi) by appointment of the German Parliament (Bundestag),

Ranking/ Prizes:
3rd final rank overall, further prizes in the following categories:
1st prizes in »Innovation« and »Construction and Engineering«,
2nd prizes in »Appliances and Functioning« and »Solar Systems«,
3rd prize in »Sustainability«

‘Bauhaus.SOLAR Award’, final round and distinction, Erfurt 11-2010

Architekturpreis Gebäudeintegrierte Solartechnik 2011 – Sonderpreis Studentische Projekte (Architectural Award for Building Integrated Solar Technology 2011 – Special Award for Student Projects)

see home+ SDE2010 website at HFT Stuttgart,
home+ @ youtube

2009 Thematic Pavilion Yeosu EXPO2012, South Korea

Thematic Pavilion Yeosu EXPO 2012, South Korea
1st Prize for international architecture competition (1,004 registrants from 74 countries all over the world, 136 entries) 

Cooperation with Austrian soma architecture (Günther Weber, Kristina Schinegger, Martin Oberascher, Stefan Rutzinger) and D.I. Christoph Brandstätter ZT GmbH, Salzburg, Austria

Project has been built.

Check it out @ or @ soma-website