The Minimal Footprint Nolla Cabin from Neste

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The Neste Nolla Cabin is an A-frame mobile cabin built from sustainable materials and designed to have minimal environmental impact in terms of both carbon dioxide emissions and concrete impact on nature. The prototype is located on a Finnish Island and is available to book through Airbnb for a limited time! (more…)

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The Groundfridge Is A Pre-Fab Underground Cellar That Stays Cool Without Electricity

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The Weltevree Groundfridge is an ingenious way to provide an affordable, insulating, cooling and storage system for wine, fruit, vegetables and cheese. The pre-fabricated cellar can hold as much as 20 refrigerators without the use of electricity and uses the insulating effects of the soil and water to keep the temp at between 50° and 53° degrees Farenheit (10 and 12 °Celsius) throughout the year. (more…)

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Handcrafted Eco-Friendly Font Puzzles For Typophiles Hand Made in Italy.

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Fan of fonts? These beautifully designed and crafted painted plywood puzzles from Looodus are laser cut and hand-finished in the hills of Trivero in Piemonte, approximately two hour’s drive from Milan, Italy. (more…)

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IndyPlush – Endangered Species Plushies and Cool Stuffed Toys With A Conscience.

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IndyPlush, who creates imaginative, adorable and hip plush toys made in Los Angeles, has just launched their Endangered Species collection (some shown above) from which a portion of all profits goes toward educational or wildlife protection organizations. But before showing you that collection, first a little background on the company and their original line of plush products. (more…)

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The Self-Sustaining Isoleé House Barely Impacts Its Environment At All.

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The Isolée house is an eco-friendly and modern home described as a self-sufficient residence by Frank Tjepkema and Agustina Cociffi. The tiny structure is essentially a ‘smart house’ which incorporates a unique, solar tree-like device into the functional aspect, meaning very little to no fuel is required. The tree protrudes from the home’s roof contains circular photovoltaic panels which generate energy from the sun into the residence. (more…)

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