Browsing articles tagged with " insulation"

INCS Zero: Japan’s Sustainable Modern Production Facility

Despite of the modern technologies that we are currently experiencing, Japan has never forget to keep the environment in mind in designing their buildings and the INCS Zero is just a few of the proofs that they truly care for the environment. The said modern production facility of Japan has green roof as one of its eco-friendly features. With this feature, I assume that the building occupants can now save some amount of money for the insulation expenses, as the green roof will surely serve as one. In addition to the earthy features, the building itself is located overlooking to the Nagano mountains, allowing the occupants to have a strong connection with nature.

INCS Zero

INCS Zero

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Bus Roots: A Green Roofed Bus, A First?

We have heard a lot about a building with greeneries on the rooftop. However, a bus? I find it something new. The bus Roots, designed by Marco Castro Cosio is a one of a kind bus that will surely catch every traveler’s eyes the moment it pass in front of them. I find this idea an eco-friendly one. Instead of installing those costly insulation tool. It will not only keep the bus interior cool and refreshing, it can also help save on the bus’ energy uses as plants help insulates. You probably will have the choice as to what you were going to plant in your bus top. Maybe you can have vegetables, flowers, and the like.

Bus Roots

Bus Roots

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The Merlimau House: Eco-friendly And Stylish

Living in an environmentally friendly home will not only allow you to help save the environment but will also let you save huge amount of money. The Merlimau House is an environment friendly house in Singapore designed by Aamer Archtiects and has numerous eco-friendly features, which includes the garden with lots of plants that is responsible of keeping the air fresh and cool, thus minimizes the use of an air conditioning unit. One more great feature of the Merlimau house is the lap pool situated in the rooftop that does not only creates enough space on the ground but also it provided added insulation inside the house, which is very ideal in keeping the house cool in summer and warm during winter.

Merlimau House

Merlimau House

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