This article describes the work of Nader Khalili and CalEarth in introducing his Superadobe concept around the world.
The New York Times has a great graphic explanation of the principles of the Passive House, "airtight buildings that use heat from appliances and even the occupants' bodies for warmth." The Times notes that while they are popular in
a main feature of this three storey residence are it's walls which house a library of 7500 books.
blanketed with a layer of lush vegetation, these housing blocks emerge from the earth, strategically separating and lifting from the ground to welcome visitors into its extensive gardens.
SUN TEMPERED ARCHITECTURE
aiming to provide a flexible living spae that does not require constant maintenance, the design features a series of recesses within the wall to create a number of functional areas that extend the layout.
There are seven common mistakes that people make when their and here are some ways to help you avoid them.