Earthships are the ultimate in sustainably built homes that consume zero-energy and zero resources. They can be built in any climate, in any area of the world and all using sustainable building methods that cost as much as a conventionally built home. Besides saving money with … [Read more...] about Earthship Videos: A Roundup of the Best
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According to the PEW Center on Global Climate Change, our home energy consumption needs contribute to one fifth of the United States' annual electrical output. That's a lot of power. But whatâ€™s even worse is our electrical bills can easily eat up $1,500 a year or more of our … [Read more...] about Earth Ship Homes: Why So Few?
Looking for the ultimate in eco-friendly home design and construction? While buzzwords like net-zero energy construction and sustainable building practices may be new words to our culture, net-zero sustainable homes called Earthships have been around for over 40 years. An … [Read more...] about Earthships 101, an introduction: Eco from the ground up
When it comes to housing there are many different shades of green in the world.Â On one end of the scale are the conventional homes that are built more energy efficient and maybe use a few more earth friendly materials.Â At the other end of the scale lies the Earthship. Earth … [Read more...] about An Introduction to Earthships