Great Green Ideas & Videos

a passive house:
what?: captures the heat produced naturally during the day
e.g.: 1/10 of energy than a regular house
where?: Sweden, Austria, Germany
why?: environmentally friendly & economical, saves energy and therefore money

a passive house

-> every house can be a passive house

Brooklyn greenest spot: Habana Outpost
what?: restaurant (solar powered eatery)
where?: Brooklyn
why?: green and yummy
solar powered eating place, recycled paper, rainwater to flush the toilet, local food, leftover as compost, and a old mailing truck as the kitchen

solar eatery

to watch this viedo search for: “Brooklyn eatery goes green” on cnn (unfortunately I wasn’t able to create a link, sorry)

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