Gallery: Russia’s First Active House is 7 Times More Efficient Than the...

Russia's winters may be long and cold, but this striking home outside of Moscow harnesses smart design and alternative energy sources to consume 7-8 times less energy than the nation's average home! The prototype home developed by Polygon Lab and VELUX group utilizes various forms of renewable energy, demonstrating that Russia can achieve sustainable design despite any perceived obstacles.

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