G-pod Dwell is a Spacious Shipping Container Home

G-pod Dwell is a Spacious Shipping Container Home

jetsongreen.com 31 Oct '14, 5pm

These units can operate on or off-the-grid, making it possible to assemble them in remote areas. The off-the-grid options include a solar panel array, a rainwater catchment system, and a composting toilet. The solar power array also has an integrated battery system, which can store enough energy to power the home for a maximum of three days with no sun. The Dwell is well insulated too, using various glazing, insulation and screening options, with air-con being an option as well, which makes these units suitable for all climate conditions. The prices of the G-pod Dwell start at $49,000 for the basic, on the grid option. The units will be av...

Providing Wi-Fi encourages people to use mass transit like #buses and #trains @EMBARQNetwork http…

Wi-Fi is becoming increasingly prevalent on transport systems, and could help shift users away from private vehicle use and towards mass tran...

Three cheers for #California: New sustainability report shows Cali cities way ahead of the game.

usgbc.org 30 Oct '14, 9pm
Three cheers for #California: New sustainability report shows Cali cities way ahead of the game.

California could be the first major economy in the world to abandon fossil fuels as its primary energy source. California’s strategic energy ...

Halloween Special: a Prefab Zombie Fortress

greenbuildingelements.com 31 Oct '14, 4pm
Halloween Special: a Prefab Zombie Fortress

Happy Halloween, kids! It’s the one time of year when being excited about seeing zombies waddling down your street on a dimly lit and bluster...

Looking forward to seeing what can be achieved through LCA at @fujixeroxaus Tue 11 Nov - site tou...

gbca.org.au 31 Oct '14, 12am
Looking forward to seeing what can be achieved through LCA at @fujixeroxaus Tue 11 Nov - site tour filling up fast!

Join us for a site tour of Fuji Xerox Australia’s Eco Manufacturing Centre– a place that has to be seen to be believed. Fuji Xerox Australia ...

#tolkien Close Call in New Zealand – Thank You Nurses & EMT's! - (blog): Clo....

greenroofs.com 31 Oct '14, 7pm

If you follow Greenroofs.com you know we just spent three weeks Down Under. I spoke at the Wo...

Energy Nerd: Martin’s Pretty Good House Manifesto

greenbuildingadvisor.com 31 Oct '14, 7am
Energy Nerd: Martin’s Pretty Good House Manifesto

One of the presentations I attended at the Passive House A residential building construction ...

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