In the near future, citizens around the world will have the opportunity to live in economical, sustainable, and secure housing made entirely from hemp, a variety of the cannabis plant. Not only can the prefabricated abodes be constructed in a fraction of the time modern-day homes require, but they are also said to be more durable and affordable, as well as earthquake-resistant.
These tiny houses prove size isn't everything.
This is proven technology. Mostly built in 24 hours, strong, sustainable and robotic. Report from Kristi Gross of WINK News. Written by Katherine Viloria. -R
It's in Germany and its called Project Milestone. Check out the photo and article by Hanna Watkin for All3DP. -R
Nancy Mitchell wrote this short article for Apartment Therapy about the challenges a certain Lora encountered living in a tiny house. -R
Cochin International Airport serves the city of Kochi in Kerala, India. CNN Tech article by Jethro Mullen. -R
I did not know that hemp itself is a beneficial crop requiring no fertilizer, weed killer, pesticide or fungicide. It grows so thickly that weeds cannot grow. Farmers can grow it in rotation with other crops such as barley or rye. This is according to an American Lime Technology article. -R
Here's his tweet: "The Boring Company will be using dirt from tunnel digging to create bricks for low cost housing". Lacy Cooke for Inhabitat explains what Mr. Musk is talking about. -R
Tesla has definitely rebranded the residential-use battery with Powerwall. This staff article for EnergySage explains much of what you should know about how it is used and the cost efficiency. -R
Apparently millennials have a very clear set of guidelines that are changing the housing industry. This is a staff article from ProudGreenHome with some good stats and cool graphs. -R