University of Cardiff

The home of the future: smart – carbon positive – energy house

The SOLCER house, located near Bridgend in Wales, is the first energy self-sufficient house in UK. This is a project of the SOLCER team in collaboration with the Welsh School of Architecture and the University of Cardiff.
The SOLCER house is the house of the future because it produces more energy than it needs. The energy not used is stored for later uses, or to sell/give it to the neighbours. (altro…)