Lone Pine Residence
Passive Solar Straw Bale Residence
First permitteded straw bale residence in California with approved greywater and composting toilet- wastewater treatment system.
GREEN BUILDING FEATURES INCLUDE:
-Passive solar design for natural ventilation, passive heating and cooling and daylighting.
-Straw bale construction to conserve resources and divert waste.
-Greywater system to treat wastewater from sinks and laundry.
-Composting toilet to handle biological waste.
-Poured adobe floor with local clay in 2′ x 2′ tiles with adobe slip to seal the joints.
-Reduced EMF’s (electromagnetic fields) in high occupancy zones.
Project Type: Custom Residential
Architects: Ken Haggard, Polly Cooper
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