TITLE

Eco Community in the Jungle

PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Organic Spa Magazine;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Los Arboles Tulum house in Quintana Roo, Mexico, which was founded by Greg Schnurr and was designed with sustainable energy systems, rainwater collection systems, and passive energy design.
ACCESSION #
74512524

 

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