Gallery: Striking Solar Equinox Passive House Aligns With the Sun in Bu...

Aligning buildings with the sun is an ancient technique, but it's high time we do it more often. This coastal home in Kavarna, Bulgaria, is oriented and designed to match perfectly the angle of the sun at the summer equinox. Designed by Ignatov Architects and completed last year, the Solar Equinox Home is tucked snuggly into is sloped site and makes the most of the free energy given off by the sun. A super tight envelope and energy efficient design also gives this home Passive House status, allowing it to use 90% less energy than a similar home without all the upgrades.

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1 Comment

  1. javedshah September 18, 2014 at 2:49 am

    A practical approach to get max benefit of green energy from solar. inovation seem to be fantastic,,

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