Experience the House
sustainability

Understanding the values and compromises necessary to realize a greater good, the goal is to balance design quality, resource conservation and energy efficiency. In the end it must be beautiful enduring sustainability.

LANDSCAPE

hydroponic planting
  • Three-stage gray water treatment system for water purification and subsequent reuse
  • Landscape ponds including hydroponic plants that treat wastewater, prevent the growth of algae, and repel insects to prevent infestation
  • Varieties of sedum used as a surface landscape ground cover that absorb carbon dioxide emissions from the surrounding environment and serve as a runoff system for impervious surfaces surrounding the house
  • SOLAR DECATHLON
  • U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
  • MINISTERIO DE VIVIENDA
  • POLITECNICA
  • SOLAR DECATHLON EUROPE