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Green Architecture and Green Building

Homewood Greenhouse

Powered, exclusively by energy from the sun through a revolutionary DC micro grid, the Homewood solar-powered greenhouse in Pittsburgh requires no supplementary heat, energy, or water.  ©2016 EcoCraft Homes

Solar Off-Grid Greenhouse (Pittsburgh)

In the economically distressed Homewood neighborhood of Pittsburgh sits a new greenhouse that is mere feet from city utilities infrastructure, but there are no city utility connections in this building. Powered exclusively by energy from the sun ...more

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Louver Shading Tool

This tool lets you calculate the shading provided by a vertical or horizontal louver system, such as louvered blinds, a brise soleil, or a wooden ...more

SolArch (UK)

Solarch is a design tool for architects. It is for professionals who are familiar with passive solar energy. SolArch features DESIGN CHECKLISTS as ...more

Psychrometric Chart from Trane

These charts focus on the range of temperatures most suitable for comfort-cooling HVAC applications, and include the Trane coil curves, which ...more

Sombrero 3.01 (Germany)

A PC-tool to calculate shadows on arbitrarily oriented surfaces. For both, active use of solar energy (domestic hot water, photovoitaics) as well ...more

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Vegetable Gardens for Kids

By Growing Raw

The best vegetable gardens for kids provide healthy snacks while kids are on the go, as well as opportunities to ...more

Modern Off-Grid Living Blog

Henrik Rosendahl is a serial high-tech entrepreneur living in Napa Valley north of San Francisco, California. He designed and built Napa ...more


EcoDistricts is a non-profit organization based in Portland, Oregon, USA, advancing a model of urban regeneration and community development rooted ...more

Finca Rosa Blanca Eco Resort (Costa Rica)

Finca Rosa Blanca is an ecological coffee plantation resort in Costa Rica where they use the power of the sun, natural wastewater treatment, ...more

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