Gallery: CristalChile’s Green Glass Bottling Plant

 

Chilean architect Guillermo Hevia designed this stunning glass bottle plant in Chile with an exception set of sustainable building strategies including bioclimatic technology, passive ventilation, and clean energy sources. Composed of steel, glass and concrete, the Cristalchile factory is ideally placed to utilize wind and sun for climate control and energy in the breezy region of Llay-Llay, which translates to “wind” in Mapuche.

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