Hidden House In The Mountains Harvests Solar Energy

House In The Mountains

It’s almost impossible to see from the road but this large private residence and guest house in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, with its living roof and sunken courtyard, smartly utilizes solar energy, reducing fossil fuel usage by over 60% as well as energy costs. Read more

Svart Hotel Will Be The First To Produce More Energy Than It Uses.

svart self-sufficient hotel

Svart is the flagship product of innovative Norwegian digital building and tech company MIRIS, designed by Norwegian architecture firm Snøhetta. The project consists of a circular 100 room hotel north of the Arctic Circle which, due to its innovative energy-conscious design, will go off-grid within five years of operation. This means that the hotel, including the farm and the boat shuttles, will be completely self-sufficient in terms of electricity and waste management. Read more

Casa Moon: Energy Efficient Home in Costa Rica

Casa Moon by ROBLESARQ (Robles Arquitectos), located in Ojochal, was built for a family from India who was looking for an experimental space that would allow them to enjoy a healthy atmosphere with little impact on the environment. Read more

A House That Generates Enough Energy Surplus To Power An Electric Car Year-round.

The ZEB Pilot House by Snøhetta

The ZEB Pilot House by Snøhetta has received honors for its sustainable design. Also known as the Plus House Larvik, it was recently announced as the winner of WAN Sustainable Buildings 2015 Award. Read more