Geothermal Design

Sustainable energy is being integrated into modern lifestyles

Implications - Thermal energy is completely sustainable, making it appealing to modern consumers looking to mitigate the effects of global warming. The architecture field has particularly taken a shining to geothermal energy and incorporated it as a key element in several modern designs. Looking forward, this method of energy could be used in a variety of settings.
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Modern Sunken Houses - The Edgeland Residence by Bercy Chen Studio is Traditional and Hi-Tech
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Warm 42,661 Clicks Pub: Feb 13, 13
Modern Sunken Houses
The Edgeland Residence by Bercy Chen Studio is Traditional and Hi-Tech
The Edgeland Residence might not look like it is partially sunk into the ground, but it is. Inspired by the Native American Pit House concept, it was built to take advantage of the earth’s thermal... [More]
Worldwide Eco Housing Designs - Off the Grid Housing Around the World Gives Hope for Green Future
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Warm 16,305 Clicks Pub: Jan 28, 13
Worldwide Eco Housing Designs
Off the Grid Housing Around the World Gives Hope for Green Future
Finite energy and oil reserves are a real concern all over the world, so it’s somewhat comforting to know that lots of people around the world have made a living in off the grid houses. Eco-... [More]
Dramatically Sloped Structures - The Plexus Offices by Ipas Architectes Feature Angular Accents
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Average 8,849 Clicks Pub: Apr 18, 12
Dramatically Sloped Structures
The Plexus Offices by Ipas Architectes Feature Angular Accents
The Plexus Offices by Ipas Architectes are located just outside of Bern, Switzerland. This dynamically designed structure aims to capture the energy of the product harvested and sold by Plexus. The... [More]
Sunny Undulating Structures - The Enzo Ferrari Museum Uses Geothermal Energy to Regulate Temperature
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Average 8,231 Clicks Pub: Mar 19, 12
Sunny Undulating Structures
The Enzo Ferrari Museum Uses Geothermal Energy to Regulate Temperature
The Enzo Ferrari Museum is as ferociously sleek and structurally impressive as the cars housed within. A stunning architectural specimen, it is an experimental structure featuring a unique facade... [More]
Geometric Grid Abodes - Roger Ferris and Partners LLC's Bay House Captures Picture Perfect Views
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Mild 3,391 Clicks Pub: Dec 11, 12
Geometric Grid Abodes
Roger Ferris and Partners LLC's Bay House Captures Picture Perfect Views
The Roger Ferris and Partners Bay House is a contemporary home with a view from every angle. The stunningly designed private residence captures panoramic scenes of the surrounding landscapes. The... [More]
Energy-Replacing Eco Abodes - This Piece from the ‘Belgravia Green House' Project is Ima
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Average 5,988 Clicks Pub: Apr 14, 12
Energy-Replacing Eco Abodes
This Piece from the ‘Belgravia Green House' Project is Ima
Sustainable fortresses have become a highly popular topic of construction for home designers and the movement has given birth to extravagant pieces such as this on from the ‘Belgravia Green House’... [More]
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