The Utah-based firm Alpine Tiny Homes recently completed another interesting tiny house build, which is a home and a studio rolled into one. The so-called Artist can run completely off-the-grid, and is the full-time home for a mom and her 12-year old son. […]
As youâ€™re probably already aware, perovskite solar cells have the greatest potential of being the most prominent source of solar energy in the near future. Theyâ€™re cheap to make and flexible enough to be applied to most any surface.
The so-called Cliff Haven is a home that was built into a cliff in Utah, back in the mid 1980s. Located in the picturesque Montezuma Canyon, it is entirely self-sufficient and can function completely off-the-grid. They are currently selling it in a closed auction, and while theyâ€™re promoting it as the perfect place to hide away from the world, it is also a great example of innovative and sustainable architecture. […]
Itâ€™s always great to see green tech used to better the world. The so-called Dominican Light Project has set out to provide a source of light in the form of solar power lanterns to the poor in the Dominican Republic for only $5 per person.
Living in small urban apartments can get very cramped very fast. But a lot of people arenâ€™t willing to forgo living in the city center, and that is where clever multipurpose furniture units come in. Weâ€™ve seen a lot of them pop up in the last few years, and this one, created by German designer Nils Holger Moormann is one of the best. He designed and built it in collaboration with B&O Group and the prototype shows that it does have lots of potential to free up living space. […]
Architect Vincent Callebaut is well-known for his ambitious sustainable architecture project proposals, and this latest one that heâ€™s proposing for the EU city of Brussels is no exception. His plans call for turning the cityâ€™s industrial area of Brussels into a sustainable community. They plan to renovate existing buildings, as well as build new high-rises, which would be equipped with a wide array of sustainable features. […]