Gallery: Breezy Torrelles Public Housing Project is Cooled by a Wooden ...


The lush rural region of Torrelles de Llobregat near Barcelona is in the midst of being developed and inhabited.  Spanish firm, BBarquitectes has helped begin the process, by constructing an environmentally friendly public housing project, called Torrelles Public Housing. The block-style buildings required minimum construction and disruption of the local environment and are cooled by the wooden screen that shades them as well as natural valley air. .

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