Sarah Bowater: A Guide to Shopping Ethically. A really useful guide to make sure that the clothes we buy are ethically sourced and sustainable for the future. It would be great if all consumers followed this pattern but unfortunately customers want more clothing to fit with the ever-changing trends.
You name it, this house has it: an air-source heat pump, a rainwater harvester, central-vacuuming system, triple-glazing and motion-sensitive lighting system. It also features underfloor heating and self-closing loos. The five bedrooms are arranged over three storeys.
". . . the Earthship is the epitome of sustainable design and construction. No part of sustainable living has been ignored in this ingenious building." Earthships can be built in any part of the world, in any climate and still provide electricity, potable water, contained sewage treatment and sustainable food production.