After a month in the Solar Decathlon Europe 2019 (SDE 2019) final, the most prestigious international university competition on sustainable housing, the Universitat Politècnica de València' Azalea project has won the first prize in the most important category, Architecture, in the gala held at the Event Hall in Szentendre (Hungary).
The dwelling has a ventilated façade with Wandegar system covered with Inalco Pacific Blanco Plus collection, which contributes to its sustainability, the main objective of the project.
Azalea is a 45 students team who have worked tirelessly to build the dwelling in the Hungarian town in just two weeks. For another two weeks the project has been subjected to demanding analyzes by a dozen jurors, who have finally awarded it the first prize in the Architecture category, the second one in Energy Efficiency and the third in Engineering and Construction. In addition, in his first participation in the contest, they have finished as the best Spanish team in Europe, being the only one to get a score of 100 out of 100.