Hornung and Jacobi Architects Collaborate with Jan Escher on the Energy-Efficient Villa F


Architects Peter Thomas Hornung and Elsa Katharina Jacobi of Hornburg and Jacobi worked along with Jan Escher of Schilling + Escher to create an out-of-this-world energy efficient design for a couple’s holiday home in Rhodes. Read more

The Self-Sufficient Energy Neutral Villa Kogelhof by Paul de Ruiter

Villa Kogelhof by Paul de Ruiter

Taking six years to create and construct, the design of Villa Kogelhof is based on complete autarky: the house is energy neutral. By utilizing several techniques, the villa maintains a comfortable climate all year long, while being extremely energy efficient. The goal for the villa was to be self-sufficient; to generate its own energy, to heat its own water and to recycle its own garbage. Read more