Collage: U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015

Next month, Through Oct. 8th through the 11th and Oct 15th through the 18th, the Orange County Great Park in Irvine hosts for the second time, the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon.

Sixteen college teams from around the world have arrived at the Great Park to begin building their solar houses. The teams include Team Orange County, which consists of Saddleback College, Irvine Valley College, U-C-Irvine and Chapman University.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Irvine Public Affairs and Communications Director Craig Reem.