The North House By Tean Ontario for Solar Decathlon

Built to sustain the extreme climate of Northern Canada, the Team Ontario, BC had designed the North House, which is currently in 4th place for the Solar Decathlon 2009 in Washington DC. The house is a solar powered home that has high attention in insulation and glazing system that is in-charge of the houses’ passive heating and cooling. The house also has a building integrated photovoltaic tiles. With other competitors form places with mild climate, the team Ontario has a big chance of getting the attention. In addition, the house itself has cool features like the ceiling bed that can be fold up to save space.

The North House

The North House

The North House

Source: The North Team via Inhabitat


Posts in this website may contain affiliate links. If you purchase a product through an affiliate link, your cost will be the same but our site will automatically receive a small commission. Thank you for supporting us!

Leave a comment

Get our news delivered to your inbox:


Our Recommended Partners



Advertise with us


Recent Topics Searched

Social Networks

Subscribe For Latest Updates

Signup for our newsletter and get notified when we publish new articles for free!