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Edge Homes: Low Energy Eco Houses for Sale in UK

Posted By stuartey On December 1, 2010 @ 6:30 pm In Architecture,Sustainable Building | No Comments

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UK-based Boutique Caravans [1] recently completed construction on their first low-energy ‘Edge’ home [2] on a new exclusive holiday park in Rock, Cornwall, England. The Edge is unlike any other caravan home because it is factory built and delivered in 2 complete sections. It features large south-facing triple-glazed windows, solar photovoltaics, rainwater recycling, and a Nilan heat recovery system [3]. Only 10 units are being offered for sale as second homes with a managed holiday rental service option.

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[1] Boutique Caravans: http://www.boutiquecaravans.co.uk/

[2] ‘Edge’ home: http://redirectingat.com/?id=2748X590349&xs=1&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.penmayneedgepark.co.uk%2F&sref=http%3A%2F%2Finhabitat.com%2F%3Fp%3D191976%26preview%3Dtrue%26preview_id%3D191976%26preview_nonce%3D5b6c6ae0e2

[3] Nilan heat recovery system: http://www.nilan.ca/air-exchangers/nilan-air-exchanger-description.htm

[4] READ MORE >: http://www.penmayneedgepark.co.uk

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