Designed and built by: Sonam Wangchuck and Neelakshi Joshi, 2016.
The Platform helps visualize various distinct elements of the built and natural environment, land use code and policy, in relation to climate risk and vulnerabilities. A 17-unit housing project built using compressed earth blocks.
An example of low cost and low carbon footprint housing.
Photo credit: Brad Kahn ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bullitt_Center) , Seattle, USA. The building also features an onsite rainwater-to-potable water system, an onsite composting toilet system, and 26 geothermal wells extending 120 m (400 feet) into he ground that help heat the building in the winter and cool it in summer.
Photo credit: Brad Kahn ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bullitt_Center) , Leh, India.
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