$6,800 House Made From Recycled Plastic Bricks Was Constructed In 5 Days – May 9, 2017

Credit: Conceptos Plásticos Want to benefit the environment and save money on a comfortable abode? Consider what the company Conceptos Plásticos (Plastic Concepts) is capable of accomplishing in just five days. Founded in 2011 by Colombian Fernando Llanos and architect Óscar Méndez, Conceptos Plásticos specializes in creating affordable, eco-friendly houses in a short period of time.…

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Australian Homebuilder Will Include A Tesla Powerwall In Every New Home[Video] – April 14, 2017

Credit: Arden Homes Because the Tesla Powerwall allows homes to run on renewable energy (regardless if the sun is shining) and, therefore, will save homeowners a heap of money, an Australia homebuilder has pledged to include one in each new house that is constructed. The new initiative is a collaboration between Arden Homes and certified…

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World’s First Mall For Repaired And Recycled Items Opens In Sweden – April 10, 2017

By Amanda Froelich at trueactivist.com The world’s first mall for recycled and repaired goods prevents items from needlessly being dumped in landfills. This venture is good for the environment and has boosted the economy. Because people in first-world societies have been conditioned to believe that they need the latest technology, new clothes every season and appliances…

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Auroville: In This City People Live Without Politics, Religion, Or Money – April 9, 2017

The truth is, you can. This utopia has existed for 50 years, even; it’s called Auroville, and is located in Southern India.

The brainchild of Mirra Alfassa, Auroville is a universally welcoming place, regardless of nationality, culture, religion, or language.

Instead, it celebrates what we all are: Citizens of Earth….

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A “Microhome” Made Out Of Cardboard That Lasts 100 Years — Aug 8, 2016(VIDEO)

by Alexa Erickson, Collective Evolution Tiny homes have become a social movement we can’t ignore. People all over the world are choosing to downsize the space they live in for a happier life. In the U.S., for instance, the typical American home is around 2,600 square feet, but the typical tiny home is only between…

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