The HSB Living Lab (Gothenburg, Sweden) is a habitation infrastructure, in the form of student housing, that aims to be a co-creative social space for experimenting with sustainable technology and lifestyle in order to develop innovat (...)
Reformed building with 27 apartments, applying energy efficiency criteria. It’s situatedin an alpine zone.The winter’s minimum temperature is -12°C.Reduced heating consumption by 82%.Acting on facade insulation and heating system (...)
LILAC is the UK's first affordable, ecological cohousing project. A community of 20 households and common house, the buildings are made with the ModCell prefabricated straw bale construction system, assembled by LILAC members using (...)
The environmental features of the project include: double brick wall envelope with insulation and air gap, thermal solar panels for the ECS (villas and duplex), bioclimatic approach with privileged West orientation, minimizing South orientation and incorporating breezes sliding sunscreens for sun protection, through flats to optimize natural ventilation, distribution of masses built around vegetated surfaces, facades in light colors.