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27July 2015

Possible collaboration with Constructor Homecenter

We just finished a visit and meeting with Homecenter. Edsel and his team showed us the store and all the services and products that they offer to the construction industry. We also discussed the possibility to produce, build and assemble our SOL_ID prototype in very close collaboration with them: in their parking using their products. […]

27July 2015

Heliomet in Colombia, Day 7: Engaging with potential sponsors

We had a presentation to potential partners at Green Center where we discussed the feasibility of scaling up after the Solar Decathlon our innovative proposal. We visited SENA and evaluated potential collaboration with Centro de la Construction. SENA is also participating at SDLAC2015!
We also visited Homecenter to discuss partnership opportunities. Thank you Edsel for the […]

26July 2015

Heliomet in Colombia, Day 6: On the field! Visiting Terrón Coloreado

Today we visited Terrón Coloreado, an intervention into the Comuna 1 of Cali, where façades are given a new high quality colored life by local volunteers in order to increase community unification and overcome stigmatization. We were guided by the vice-president of the Fundación Terron Coloreado, local architect Andres Colonia, thank you!

25July 2015

Heliomet in Colombia, Day 5: Construir hoy la Cali de mañana

We spent the day discovering Cali. Today was the city’s 479th Birthday! (and the 24th of our decathlete Nick Bastow!)Their message to the people was ‘construir hoy la Cali del mañana’ – ‘building today the Cali of tomorrow’ a message that resonates with our sustainable social housing project!

24July 2015

Heliomet in Colombia, Day 4: Another cover page for our collection!

Early start discussing energy efficiency at our second day of the Solar Decathlon Workshop no.2. We were also featured in today’s national newspaper El Pais. You can have a look at the article here: http://www.elpais.com.co/elpais/cali/noticias/solar-decathlon-2015-sera-cali