EcoTecture

Architecture that loves Mother Earth

Implications - There’s no question that eco-friendly products and services continued to be a major theme in 2008. Worth noting is the spin-off into architecture. Consumers are setting broad expectations for more nature-friendly choices on the market - so when it comes to housing, demand will only continue to grow.
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Contained Living - TempoHousing In Sea Containers
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Warm 25,339 Clicks Pub: Oct 1, 07
Contained Living
TempoHousing In Sea Containers
These funky homes are created out of recycled freight containers and are growing rapidly in popularity. The original idea by Dutch company TempoHousing was for the shelters to function as temporary housing,… [More]
Future Floating Cities - ResidenSea's The World and Freedom Ship
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Warm 32,094 Clicks Pub: Mar 10, 08
Future Floating Cities
ResidenSea's The World and Freedom Ship
If you have a thing about living aboard a floating condo, ResidenSea can help you with that for about $2.5 to $7.5 million bucks. ResidenSea is a Florida-based company which manages the world’s only… [More]
Vertical Farming (Part III) - Toronto Sky Farm
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Warm 22,887 Clicks Pub: Mar 31, 08
Vertical Farming (Part III)
Toronto Sky Farm
There are several vertical farms proposed from major cities around the world. We've already told you about the one being built in Las Vegas, now here's one that's been proposed for Toronto. SKYFarm,… [More]
Intelligent Future Homes - The Jung Smart House
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Warm 55,960 Clicks Pub: Aug 9, 08
Intelligent Future Homes
The Jung Smart House
The Jung Smart House could be a good indicator of what housing may look like in the future. Everything in this German engineered home is regulated by KNX sensors which control shade and light, air quality… [More]
Vertical Eco Farm - Las Vegas 30 Storey Garden
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Warm 12,861 Clicks Pub: Jan 3, 08
Vertical Eco Farm
Las Vegas 30 Storey Garden
Las Vegas, the city known for gambling, drinking, lights and wild times will be turning over a new leaf, a green one at that. The $200 million project, expected to open in 2010, will the the first vertical… [More]
Eco-Luxury Architecture - $15 Million Orchid House
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Warm 23,872 Clicks Pub: Apr 30, 08
Eco-Luxury Architecture
$15 Million Orchid House
This is the design of a sustainable, eco-friendly house shaped in the form of a bee orchid. The house, which is called The Orchid and is located in the UK, uses geothermal heating and an underground pump… [More]
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