Gallery: Solar Umbrella Fuses Energy Neutral Living With Modern Archite...

This solar paneled skin also soaks up solar rays, converting it into energy which poweres 100% of the home’s electricity. Recycled materials were used throughout, from insulation, to cabinetry and flooring, to recycled steel plates. A stormwater basin is filled with remnant granite gravel. Integrating sustainability into the design processs has helped make the residence 100% energy neutral.

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