22 Apr '15, 6pm

Earthship Cologne: Why Germany needs this self-sufficient house made from rubbish

We can take our hats off to Germany, a country which has been leading the way with investment in renewable energy , and pioneering Passivhaus standard homes and public buildings. However Germany’s Earthship builders point out that most buildings have a long way to go before they’re truly sustainable. A new Earthship Biotecture project in Cologne seeks to educate the next generation in how to build radically self sufficient structures, without complicated machines or an engineering degree. There’s even a chance for you to get involved and learn alongside the team!

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/earthship-cologne-why-germany-needs-...

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