Luigi Bertazzoni

Alter Studio’s Tower House is a Refurbished Zero Emission Landmark for Treviso, Italy

by , 03/15/11
filed under: Architecture, Solar Power

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Alter Studio Architetti Associati recently took second place in the Tower House Competition for Treviso, Italy, which challenged architects to refurbish a twenty story landmark in the area. The proposal transforms the existing tower into 3 attached structures, each of which is designed with its own energy strategy. Photovoltaic panels on the roof and south façade provide 60 + 15 kw of power, which combined with bioclimatic devices brings the CO2 emissions down to zero.

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