This house called as Active House is designed by Zagorodny Proekt Company in cooperation with the VELUX Groupto create a new standard for residential house construction in Russia, demonstrate that it is possible to build an energy-efficient house in Russia. This house built based on principle of reaching a balance between energy saving, healthy indoor climate and care for the environment. They try to create a comfortable living space in harmony with nature. The exterior using wood to give a natural elements to this house, while the interior has white clean color to express the contemporary design. This house use a variety of energy sources(sun is the most used source) that integrated to the house design. It can save 4 up to 8 times less energy that ordinary buildings in Russia. It only use about 110 kWh/ m2 of energy a year.
Design of House