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The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy blog features the Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) demonstration project​. Dr. Karma Sawyer​ from the DOE's Building Technologies Office outlines the key ways that the SOM-designed, 3D-printed project is redefining "how we think about generating, storing, and using energy."

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Line//Shape//Space features the Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) project, a collaboration between SOM and the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Here, SOM Design Partner Brian Lee discusses AMIE's research, design, and fabrication process, and the changing nature of urban life.

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​The world’s largest 3D-printed structure, designed by SOM and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, will be presented to the public for the first time at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. The building is part of the collaborative Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) demonstration project.

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On October 20, 2015, SOM's Brian Lee will give a presentation at the University of Tennessee College of Architecture and Design in Knoxville. His lecture will reflect on a practice that values innovation and multidisciplinary collaboration, and discuss SOM's recent involvement in the Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) project.

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Facades+, presented by The Architect’s Newspaper, highlights the goals of the cross-disciplinary team that produced AMIE 1.0, a 3D-printed enclosure that emerged out of fundamental questions concerning access to and use of energy. AMIE integrates two separate strains of energy: buildings and vehicles.

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The BBC's Autos section covers the AMIE demonstration project—a collaboration between Oak Ridge National Laboratory, SOM, and numerous industry partners. A 3D-printed car and house that share energy through a wireless bidirectional charging station, AMIE is an example of rapid prototyping, intelligent energy usage, and low-waste construction.

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ArchDaily highlights the innovative design of AMIE, the Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy demonstration project, conceived and built in less than a year through the collaborative efforts of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, SOM and numerous industry partners. With a combination of sustainable energy sources and efficient manufacturing process, AMIE could enable a new future of off-the-grid living.

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BuiltWorlds highlights the rapid innovation and collaboration that led to AMIE 1.0, a 3D-printed building powered by a 3D-printed car that was unveiled Sept. 23-24 at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Industry Day at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. AMIE is the tangible result of an unprecedented “innovation consortium” among government, academia and a wide variety of industry partners, all focused on advanced manufacturing, vehicle technologies, building technologies, and sustainable electricity.

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3D Printing Industry highlights the unveiling of a 3D-printed building designed by SOM in collaboration with researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). The Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) demonstration features a building that is powered by a 3D-printed vehicle, showcasing a new approach to energy use, storage and consumption.

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Phys.org highlights SOM-designed Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) demonstration as “a model for energy-efficient systems that link buildings, vehicles and the grid.” SOM’s collaboration with researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and numerous industry partners points to the kind of solutions that can come from true public-private partnerships.

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Architect Magazine highlights SOM’s innovative design for the Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) demonstration project completed in collaboration with U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory and other industry partners. The prototype explores the use of integrated building components, renewable energy, and a mobile power source.

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The U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) today unveiled a 3D-printed building designed by SOM in collaboration with ORNL researchers. The Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) demonstration features a building that is powered by a 3D-printed vehicle developed by ORNL.

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3DPrint.com highlights the unveiling of the SOM-designed, 3D-printed enclosure, called AMIE, at the inaugural Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Industry Day. At the event, Oak Ridge National Laboratory showed off their working concept for an energy-efficient system that will link buildings and vehicles together, allowing both to operate off the grid.

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3Ders.org highlights the flexibility of 3D-printing that allowed Oak Ridge National Laboratory, SOM and industry partners to experiment with the design and energy-saving features of the Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy (AMIE) project, a 3D-printed enclosure that shares power with a 3D-printed hybrid electric car. AMIE was recently unveiled at the Department of Energy’s Industry Day.

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3Dprint.com reports on the Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy demonstration project (AMIE)—a 3D-printed high performance enclosure that produces and stores renewable power, and shares energy with a plug-in electric vehicle. AMIE will be unveiled at Industry Day in September at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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