Gallery: OutsideIN House Uses Passive Solar Elements and Wind to Heat a...

 
Bringing materials from the outside in (literally), the OutsideIN house, by Fernanda Vuilleumier Arquitectura, stands in remote Puerto Natales, Chile. The OutsideIN features Passive Solar elements, which utilize the sun to collect, store and disperse solar power to run the household. Heating and cooling are solar power-run, and daylight illuminates the home thanks to ample and carefully positioned windows and skylights.

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  1. anaibanez May 3, 2011 at 2:12 pm

    Great arquitecture and dialogue with the magnificent environment.
    Simple but strong, green and chic.
    Fernanda Vuilleumier makes a great statement that green and eco friendly arquitecture can be done with local materials and using Patagonian ancestors and innovative ways of building.
    Congratulations, great contribute to these remote places in Patagonia, hopefully other projects in this sense will come soon.

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