Planet Home: Season 2
Héliodome - Alsace and Switzerland
Season 1, Episode 17 • Documentary, Special Interest
In Alsace, lost amongst the wineyards, it is in the small rural village of Cosswiller that a rather unconventional house can be seen.
Called Héliodome, this unusual green passive house is somewhere between a spinning top and a giant sundial and runs on solar energy.
It is a true technological achievement and a dream come true for its creator Eric Wasser, a cabinetmaker and designer who worked on his project for over 20 years.
Up Next in Season 2
Soneva Kiri - Thailand
The beautiful island of Koh Kood in Thailand to discover a hotel that is a pioneer of sustainable development. Its founders, Sonu Shivdasani and his wife Eva, are convinced that high-end tourism and the environment can go together, and have been working around sustainable luxury tourism for over ...
Crach'House - Brittany
A few kilometres away from the gulf of Morbihan, in a region that is very conservative, and therefore very demanding in terms of architecture, the clients had to fight for their project to be approved; here there is no slate roof or stone wall, but simple and raw materials such as wood and metall...