The Washington Monument rises above "Chip" in Washington

 
The Washington Monument rises above "Chip" in Washington
The Washington Monument rises above "Chip", a home designed by students of the Southern California Institute of Architecture and California Institute of Technology, for the Solar Decathlon in Washington September 26, 2011. The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is a competition that challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS EDUCATION ENERGY ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY BUSINESS)