19 Oct '15, 1pm

المسكن #المستدام ينتج مأكولات وليس مخلفات SustainableHouse ProducesFood, NotWaste #saudigreen @USGBC @…

المسكن #المستدام ينتج مأكولات وليس مخلفات SustainableHouse ProducesFood, NotWaste #saudigreen @USGBC @…

“The vision is to make a self-sustainable house that produces food, instead of waste,” said lead architect Frederik Olson. “Living in a greenhouse encourages a sustainable and non-toxic lifestyle.” The Uppgrenna Nature House is not hooked up to a sewer system and reuses all of its graywater and blackwater as irrigation in a closed-loop system. Built primarily out of wood and other zero-VOC materials, the well-insulated building maintains a low energy footprint aided by passive solar and natural ventilation.

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