Episode 1: Ethics & the Santa Clara Solar House

Students: Beth Avon (Civil Engineering), Jack Gallau (Mechanical Engineering), Missy Georgie (Sociology and Spanish Studies), Brian Grau
School: Santa Clara University

Learn about Ethics in Engineering as we visit the Santa Clara University team as they discuss several design considerations for their 2013 Solar Decathlon home design. Filmed in February 2013 prior to the competition.

This episode of Watt Trekker is sponsored by…


As the City of Santa Clara’s municipal electric utility, Silicon Valley Power has been a model of environmental stewardship for more than 30 years. Their 25.1% eligible renewable power mix of geothermal, small hydro and wind power is made even better with their two customer-driven programs: Santa Clara Green Power and the Neighborhood Solar Program. siliconvalleypower.com