01 Jul '16, 4pm

The ultimate solar-powered Ecomo pod home for off-grid living in South Africa

The ultimate solar-powered Ecomo pod home for off-grid living in South Africa

has been perfecting the art of off-grid design for several years now, and we are thrilled to finally present his personal home among one of South Africa's most delicate ecosystems. The architect and his wife spent several months walking their plot in the Moose Valley Nature Reserve to determine how to best position their prefabricated Ecomo pods . Not only did they want to minimize their environmental footprint, but also to optimize every possible vista while at it. The resulting design boasts two large glazed openings and several smaller perforations that soak up the semi-desert landscape.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/the-ultimate-solar-powered-ecomo-pod...

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