Gallery: Solar-Powered Italian Home Uses Light Wells to Illuminate Its ...

This modern single family residence is situated not far from the Italian-Austrian border in Toblach, Italy. Rising like a staircase that stretches towards the surrounding mountains, the home makes use of terraces and light wells to pull in as much daylight as possible. Tightly insulated and topped with a solar photovoltaic system at its roof, the Wohnhaus Planit C, designed by Italian firm Comfort Architecten, is an energy-efficient home set amidst a scenic landscape in the Italian Alps.

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