New Solar Power Tree can light 5 homes in just 4 sq ft of land

At first, it may seem strange, but when you get used to it, the structure looks like a tree, a technological tree but nonetheless a tree. People from the Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) in India have resorted to this type of design because it can yield better ...

Cabin Built Out Of 3 Shipping Containers. This is so beautiful!

You don’t need a lot of money to build a luxurious home. An example is this cabin, built out of three shipping containers. Each container was bought for $3,400 by Joseph Dupuis, who is originally from Ottawa. The owner worked to convert these containers into a luxurious and cozy ...

Net-Zero Energy Deltec Homes – starting under 100K

Net-zero energy homes has been a dream objective for environmentalists for decades. Having a minimal impact on the environment and not worrying about monthly costs for energy, is an objective for many people who are in search for a new home. A company in Asheville, North Carolina ...

No More Buildings Without Plants And Solar Panels For French People

A new law has passed recently that mandates that all new buildings, situated in commercial areas from France, must be at least partially covered in plants or solar panels. Because of their isolation effect green roofs contribute to the reduction of energy waste during winters. Furthermore, ...

Spectacular Underground Home

A piece of land offers infinite possibilities, it depends on the architect’s and owner’s vision what they will do with it. Take a look at this awesome idea, where a plain piece of land was transformed into a beautiful architectural masterpiece, a stunning and futuristic ...

Truck Transformed Into Amazing Solar Powered Off Grid Home

Cars turned into homes are not usually the best representation of efficient design. But the truck you can view in the pictures is an example of how great you can blend beautiful design with sustainability.  Turned into a superb mobile home, the former truck doesn’t even have a ...

Bicycle Micro Camper

Many argue that a trip with your bike outside the city isn’t comfortable enough because you can’t properly rest or carry stuff with you. Though this might have been true some years ago, you can shut those people up when introducing them to the Lightweight Micro Camper. ...

How To Build A Vertical Aquaponic System

Technology has come a great length in the last century, but the high cost of some devices makes them inaccessible to most people. And that’s unfortunate because the purpose of technology is to serve mankind and not only some. The common technical stuff might be the solution ...

The Tiny Tack House

“It’s not the size of the ship. It’s the motion of the ocean.”. The same advice goes with building your dream house, as well. Instead of expanding on a huge area, investing all of your life savings and pinning yourself to one place for the rest of your life, ...
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