29 Jan '16, 8pm

The world’s first 100% solar-powered five-star resort has opened https://t.co/n3kCM4e0wM

The world's first 5-star resort to be completely powered by solar proves that luxury does not have to be sacrificed in the name of sustainability. Finolhu Villas, a jaw-dropping over-water resort on Kaafu Atoll in The Maldives, was designed by Yuji Yamazaki to have as little impact as possible on the pristine environment that surrounds it. The resort, set on a 13-acre island, is not only a one-of-a-kind getaway, but an example of how energy independence can be achieved even in a challenging environment for development.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/this-jaw-dropping-luxury-resort-is-1...

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