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Exquisite solar-powered wooden house in Spain boasts a tiny ecological footprint

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Oct 21, 2015 01:03 AM
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by Lidija Grozdanic last modified Oct 20, 2015

This small prefab studio house in Spain is a great example of what passive design can achieve. Barcelona-based DOM Arquitectura thoroughly studied the impact orientation, geometry and materials have on the performance of a house and created an efficient passive structure with an extremely low ecological footprint. They included a low-cost rainwater harvesting system, a small kitchen garden, solar panels and prefab elements made from locally sourced recyclable and reusable materials. The house,...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 
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