Extra Eco in Xcunya

The clients wanted an eco-friendly home to support the ecological centre: Park Áak.

The challenge
To build an “off-grid” home and integrate new ideas and sustainable materials.

Combine traditional construction techniques with solar and wind energy. Implement sustainable water and waste management and employ natural breezes to cool the house.


Energy: Solar and wind energy

Orientation: Sea breezes and indirect sunlight

Ventilation: Natural breezes

Materials: Regional stone

Water: Grey water management for the garden and black water to a biodigestor.