Gallery: The Prefabricated Green-Roofed SAYAB Residential Complex Has a...

 
Luis Garrido recently sent us these photos of his prefabricated green-roofed SAYAB residential complex in Colombia, and we're excited to share this award-winning, sustainable project with you. Each of the four separate blocks constructed out of natural materials is completely reusable and features lush green roofs that would make the most talented horticulturist green with envy! The naturally lit and ventilated complex uses absolutely no heating or cooling, thanks to passive design, and is powered by solar and geothermal energy. Keep going... there's more.

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  1. Green Joy December 2, 2011 at 9:24 pm

    Simple, self-sufficient, sustainable, wonderfully designed. Kudos, Luis Garrido, you did an excellent job. We need more forward thinkers such as this guy.

    Juan Miguel Ruiz (Going Green)
    http://www.GreenJoyment.com

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