Gallery: Hut-to-Hut is a Sustainable & Affordable Eco Home Model for So...

 
Last year, Rintala Eggertsson Architects and a group of students from the Norwegian University of Science & Technology in Trondheim held a workshop to design and build an eco home model for the Western Ghats region in India. The workshop was in support of the Panchabhuta Conservation Foundation to develop concepts for eco tourism and an affordable, sustainable and replicable home. The successful efforts yielded Hut-to-Hut, a two hut compound made from local materials that allows for expansion over time. The off-grid project is powered by solar panels and makes use of a composting latrine that produces biogas to provide energy for the family.

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  1. Des Hutchinson March 4, 2013 at 3:43 am

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