29 Sep '16, 1pm

Casa Xixim is an eco-friendly, self-sustaining resort in Mexico

Casa Xixim serves as a cool and modern backdrop to its tropical surroundings. Its mostly white walls are complemented by a few light timber surfaces and the interior is minimally decorated to avoid clutter and to keep the focus on the outdoor environment. The grid-tied resort is powered by a photovoltaic array that tops a canopy shading the large rooftop terrace. Rainwater is collected, filtered, and stored for use. Native plant species grow on the roof to provide insulation.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/luxurious-casa-xixim-is-an-eco-frien...

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