'Ecocapsule' is the first truly independent house, powered by solar and wind energy, because of its small size, it can be placed nearly anywhere on the planet and easily moved for a change of scenery. READ MORE at Yanko Design !
Hot water tank heated by wood burning stove. From Teach Nollaig, Tiny house in Ireland. Could be improved by adding a small sterling engine to power a circulation pump, allowing the hot water tank to be up higher [improving pressure]. Also INSULATION!
Icelandic turf houses are old-school green with a Viking twist (photos)
Solar-powered window blinds, soak up sun by day, illuminate the room at night. Interesting concept for emergency power outages. (I poked around looking for these and didn't find them available. Great concept though )