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Modern Eco Friendly House by Designs Northwest Architects

February 16, 2012 By: Momoy Category: Architecture

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On an 11 Acre site in Cascade foothills (between Arlington and Sedro Woolly), Thomas Eco-House is located. Specifically, it is located in the crown of a hill nearby forestry area. From inside the house, you can see the surrounding forested hills and Mount Rainier as well as the South area of Everett city.

Four stories tall, this house has a bigger amount of living area while harmoniously upholding a fairly small footprint. It also presents you a more wonderful view from the site. The site is redesigned with natural plants. Those plants are watered in dry summer moths with some rainwater which is stored in a container.

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Zero Energy House with Comfortable Design – Lumenhaus

July 19, 2010 By: Momoy Category: Architecture

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This solar-powered house designed by Students of Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University (named the LUMENHAUS) has two main appeals; being user-friendly and environmentally responsive. Built from renewable and/or recyclable resources, solar panels on its roof serve to collect solar energy. Eclipses System, an advanced building facade installed in the house, has two layers: a metal shutter shade and a translucent insulating panel, which basically gives protection from direct sunlight and provides insulation without blocking natural light. A measurement device that records the energy use, any extra energy generated by the house can be sold back to the power company or used to power your electric car. There is also computer automated controls which allow the house to automatically adapt to changing environmental conditions.

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Eco Friendly House Design – Bamboo House with Solar Energy

June 22, 2010 By: Momoy Category: Architecture, Featured

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Almost entirely constructed from bamboo and sun-powered, Tonji University Shanghai’s Bamboo House at the European Solar Decathlon is a beauty emerging from nature consciousness. The impressive solar array is capable of generating 9 kilowatts of electricity for its one bedroom, one living room layout. It’ a blend of modernity and traditionalism; traditional Chinese architecture and state of the art technology complete with temperature and humidity control systems, high-level thermal insulation systems, and a bamboo enclosed garden. This house is the result of team work with 20 members and is composed of doctors, postgraduates, and undergraduate students who range across many disciplines. Their objective is that the solar-powered house can help promote their forward-thinking ideas about renewable energy use in residential urban areas.

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Eco Friendly House Design Constructed from Plastic Bottles

March 16, 2010 By: Momoy Category: Design Gallery, Featured

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I love to collect anything about inspirational project that use recycle material and turn into any useful stuff for our lives. Its an awesome project that was called “Casa Ecologica de Botellas Plasticas” means an environment-friendly house that was made from thousands of PET plastic bottles and intended for promoting ecological and social responsibility. Created by the Alfredo Santa Cruz family in Puerto Iguazu the La Casa de Botellas is a comfortable eco-friendly living space, and its a great ideas on how to use the recyclable material such as plastic bottles into usable stuff, if you have may plastic bottles, you can use it to create a meditation room or small living space into your backyard, and off course its better if you built these house under the shade tree, so it will protected from the sun. Let’s see the photos and think how many plastic bottles to built this home.

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