great passive solar design- I would plant row of deciduous trees in front of glass so that in the winter that could act as a giant trombe wall but be shaded to keep it cool in the summer. Trees that max out at 2 stories would allow south face level ro
Quick video -"I'm a Passive House enthusiast. I'm involved in this great movement to create highly energy efficient buildings that use 80 to less energy. I get asked often what a Passive House is. This is the low down in 90 seconds.
This image by Beijing Matsubara and Architects successfully shows how passive ventilation techniques can be easily regulated during different times of year, allowing for cool breezes during the summer and containing the heat in the winter.