21 Sep

SDblog: interview on the mall

Charlotte shows the concept of the E-Cube and explains why we are different that most of the teams (skip to 4:43)
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02 Aug

02/08/2011 - myamerica: 'Team Belgium Aims for Simplicity with E-Cube'

On Monday, June 20, Robert Faucher, a top diplomat at the U.S. Embassy to Belgium, attended the launch of the E-Cube, built by…Read more

02/08/2011 - myamerica: 'Team Belgium Aims for Simplicity with E-Cube'
26 Jul

26/07/2011 - Smartplanet: 'E-Cube: a DIY solar home from Belgium'

One of the most highly anticipated and closely watched entries for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 is a self-assembled kit for sustainable living from Team Belgium.  The E-Cube is an…Read more

26/07/2011 - Smartplanet: 'E-Cube: a DIY solar home from Belgium'
08 Jul

08/07/2011 - TriplePundit: 'E-cube: the perfect marriage of DIY and affordable passive house design'

Something impressive is developing on the green building front in Belgium. And it has nothing to do with LEED or some grandiose skyscraper. It’s a home that does much more than house people. It will…Read more

08/07/2011 - TriplePundit: 'E-cube: the perfect marriage of DIY and affordable passive house design'
06 Jul

06/07/2011 - Springwise: 'Zero-energy DIY house showcases sustainable design'

 While many homeowners are attracted to the idea of reducing their carbon footprint and decreasing their energy consumption, for most, this is restricted to minor changes in behavior. More substantial structural changes are often too…Read more

06/07/2011 - Springwise: 'Zero-energy DIY house showcases sustainable design'
29 Jun

Unilin Systems completes the square with the E-Cube

The cooperation with Unilin Systems, a market leader in structural insulated panels (SIPs), corresponded perfectly with the ethos behind E-Cube. After some intensive and fruitful brainstorming with Unilin Systems, a complete solution for the entire construction…Read more

Unilin Systems completes the square with the E-Cube
29 Jun

Niko Home Control visualises and controls energy consumption in E-Cube

Niko Home Control was an immediate favourite of Team Belgium because of the product’s user-friendliness and flexibility. This latest electrical installation offers a comfortable and energy-conscious solution to the need for control typical of our…Read more

Niko Home Control visualises and controls energy consumption in E-Cube
29 Jun

E-Cube and Linea Trovata work together in the sunlight

Linea Trovata is an international company that offers sustainable and smart energy solutions tailored to meet the needs of individuals, industry and agriculture. Linea Trovata sets itself apart on the market through its technical expertise…Read more

E-Cube and Linea Trovata work together in the sunlight
29 Jun

E-Cube covered with Eternit's finest sustainable fibre cement sheets

Eternit NV is the preferred partner of all professional and private decision makers in the construction market. For them, Eternit develops, produces and sells solutions to help realise roofs, facades and walls in residential and…Read more

E-Cube covered with Eternit's finest sustainable fibre cement sheets
29 Jun

Umicore and E-Cube educate about the many opportunities of clean-energy products

Umicore is a global materials technology group. It focuses on application areas where its expertise in materials science, chemistry and metallurgy makes a real difference. Umicore generates the majority of its revenues and dedicates most…Read more

Umicore and E-Cube educate about the many opportunities of clean-energy products
09 Jun

Belgium’s Ghent University Prepares their E-Cube for Solar Decathlon 2011

In honor of the U.S  Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon -- which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive -- we are profiling each of…Read more

Belgium’s Ghent University Prepares their E-Cube for Solar Decathlon 2011
01 May

Some news of april 2011

Until we've found a good translator (any volunteers?), we'll let the pictures speek for themselves...…Read more

Some news of april 2011
01 Mar
30 Dec

Animated Video Walkthrough of the E-Cube

Happy New Year everybody Come and see our first animation which give you an idea of the interior of the building and of main constructive principles.…Read more

Ghent University Solar Decathlon 2011

Special thanks to our main partners, and all our other partners for delivering goods and/or services for The E-cube project.

  • Solar Decathlon
  • US Dept. Of Energy
  • NREL
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