Students Build Net Zero House in Colorado

Gabriella “Gabi” Abello and Hannah Blake met as freshman roommates at the University of Colorado Boulder.  When they toured the Solar Decathlon showcase in Denver in 2017 they wondered why wasn’t CU involved? Nearly four years later, they led the … Continue reading →

Lammas Ecovillage in Wales

The Lammas Ecovillage is a collective of smallholdings and eco-dwellings in Wales. Residents explore alternative models for living on the land, broadly in line with the Welsh Government’s ‘One Planet Development’ policy. The smallholdings combine traditional farming and building techniques … Continue reading →

Hermit Dwellings Among Boulders in Greece

Hermits clamped their dwellings on to Meteora boulders in Greece. Meteora has been considered a holy place since the Paleolithic, several millennia before Christians were attracted by the area’s majestic boulders. Later, monasticism flourished since Byzantine times, during which at … Continue reading →