Solarchitecture

Environmental awareness through energy-conserving homes

Implications - Solar innovation is associated with prestige, giving architects and designers recognition for premium technology, creative talent and green credit. These structures positively portray the social consciousness of their creators and appeal to environmentally conscious consumers who find the costs justifiable.
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Intelligent Future Homes - The Jung Smart House
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Warm 55,860 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]
Innovative Solar & Wind Leaf Photovoltaic Shingles - GROW
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Mild 7,625 Clicks Pub: Feb 29, 08
Innovative Solar & Wind Leaf Photovoltaic Shingles
GROW
Taking a cue from mother nature, GROW is an innovative and aesthetically ingenious solar and wind power solution inspired by leaves; that utilizes the best of green technology and ecology. GROW, which… [More]
Glacier-Inspired Eco Architecture - The Iceberg
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Average 15,671 Clicks Pub: May 22, 08
Glacier-Inspired Eco Architecture
The Iceberg
Architect Julien de Smedt may have had the preservation of rapidly disappearing icebergs in mind when designing this funky, aesthetically-pleasing development. The Iceberg housing project won a competition… [More]
Cambodian Eco Boutique Hotels - Hotel de la Paix
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Mild 8,838 Clicks Pub: Jul 28, 08
Cambodian Eco Boutique Hotels
Hotel de la Paix
Cambodia, in the heart of South East Asia, is a beautiful place to take a culture-rich vacation. While some choose to rough it in more basic lodging, others go upscale hotels like the Hotel de la Paix… [More]
Cube-Shaped Eco Architecture - The Modular Dice House
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Average 13,876 Clicks Pub: Jun 14, 08
Cube-Shaped Eco Architecture
The Modular Dice House
The Dice House architectural concept is a zero carbon home designed to be used both as a stand alone house and as part of an attached multiple dwelling scheme. The 9x9 meter cube which sits on an octagonal… [More]
Eco Architecture - Rammed Earth Homes
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Warm 22,811 Clicks Pub: Jun 20, 08
Eco Architecture
Rammed Earth Homes
Innovations in architecture and construction materials are always welcomed because of the growing interest into going “green”. The rammed earth construction for buildings is incredibly old. It can… [More]
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