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In partnership with the Spiti Projects Charity, the Auroville Earth Institute has designed and built theKaza Eco- Community Centre with key participation of villagers in Kaza and local earth craftsmen of the Spiti Valley. The centre (...)
Reduction of energy consumption by inertial storage in the water tubes.
Thermal zoning by function, use of low consumption equipment (optimization of lighting, water, ecological restoration of the site, use of passive solar).
Thermal comfort provided by low radiation wood construction, passive solar + VMC (controlled ventilation) double flow + inertial storage.
100% wood frame building.