Gallery: Refuge du Goûter: Space-Age Self-Sufficient Alpine Lodge is th...

The building is powered by wind turbines and 750 square feet of solar panels on its roof, and it has an emergency backup generator that is fueled by rapeseed oil.

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  1. David Bowes March 30, 2015 at 1:09 am

    Homes of the future. Self sustaining pods
    impervious to increasingly violent weather

  2. Ander Ziganda September 27, 2013 at 5:10 am

    Well, quite innovative, but must say; I would encourage the architectrs to try a make a refinator for the frying oil…and thus increase the sostenibility of the emergency generator.

    Very interesting!

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