Product Description Highlighting the latest innovations in sustainable housing, this newest volume in the successful 150 Best series focuses on houses that have incorporated new methods of construction, layout, and design to create environmentally friendly homes. Exploring current housing trends from around the world, 150 Best Sustainable Home Ideas features the latest innovations used in creating environmentally friendly home design, including renewable heating and cooling solutions such as solar paneling, wind energy systems, thermal glazing, and trombe walls. The beautiful and inviting case examples featured were designed by acclaimed professionals in the field who have achieved practical, innovative, and stunning solutions adapted to the specific needs and tastes of their clients. An essential resource for designers, interior decorators, and architects, 150 Best Sustainable Home Ideas is also an inspirational sourcebook for all homeowners interested in building warm and inviting homes that cause only a fraction of the environmental impact of those created by conventional methods. From the Back Cover 150 Best Sustainable House Ideas features the latest innovations in environmentally friendly home design. From heating and cooling solutions to wind energy systems, solar paneling, thermal glazing, and even Trombe walls, the ideas featured inside are complemented by photographs and architectural plans of gorgeous, sustainable houses around the world. About the Author Francesc Zamora Mola studied interior architecture in Barcelona and then in San Francisco, where he honed his design skills working with innovative architecture firms. Mr. Zamora lives in Barcelona, where he writes about design and architecture. He is the author of numerous architecture books, including 150 Best New Eco Home Ideas and 150 Best of the Best Loft Ideas.