Gallery: SUNHOUSE: Gorgeous Green-Roofed Nursery is a Daylit Haven for ...

Working with "active house" principles, the 4,200 square foot building is designed to produce energy while maintaining a healthy interior climate for its occupants. The compact triangle design optimizes sun intake with the two longest sides covered in windows facing southeast and southwest. Combined with the Velux roof windows, the nursery captures 3 times as much sunlight than a regular building.

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