Gallery: Self-Sufficent Floating House Powered by the Sun and Sea

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House on the Water by Poland-based Formodesign is a stunning floating home that relies on the surrounding sea and radiating sun to keep it self-sufficient in terms of energy and h2o. Accessible only by boat, the cantilevered home rests offshore from a beautiful beach and is intended to be used as a rental home for those seeking a life offshore.

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  1. P.S. August 29, 2009 at 5:26 pm

    At first sight interesting enough project (if it to finish)

    Can seem strange, but I had a similar idea of console designs, even has almost finished the project (somewhere on a disk lie Renders)

    Very successful use of similar designs from the point of view of space, on the small area of contact it is possible to construct an extensive complex, ease and durability, visibility and functionality

    How it is possible to contact editors of magazine?

  2. a_moller August 27, 2009 at 4:09 am

    Most of those renders were absolutely pointless except to make the project look glossy. wheres a diagram showing how those technologies are employed? I could easily just make a beautiful design and INTEND and SAY that it is going to be green. From what is shown, that is exactly how this project comes across…

  3. s3xt0y August 26, 2009 at 10:16 pm

    wow thats really cool.

  4. canvas interiors August 26, 2009 at 8:33 pm

    From a certain angle, this reminds me of a stapler. Overall, the concept is interesting,

  5. Kadek Ayu Susiani Dewi August 26, 2009 at 8:25 pm

    It is brilliant design and very eco-friendly. Could be considered as future house. However, it is better if followed by description of domestic waste handling.

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