Gallery: Solar-Powered, Carbon Neutral Earth-Bermed House is Made Entir...

Allan Shope has sent us images of his incredible carbon neutral, solar-powered earth-bermed house in upstate New York. First featured on Bob Vila's TV show, the house is cradled by the earth to ensure comfortable indoor temperatures come rain or snow, and it boasts an exciting selection of all-recycled building materials. But that's not all. Pushing the limits of his own former practice, Shope installed a rooftop photovoltaic array that emits nary a heat-trapping gas into our fragile atmosphere.

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