That is, the house does not produce harmful effects on the environment from natural materials, energy independence, cost-effective. In addition to these advantages, the profitability of construction of such houses is caused by the use of local materials. Now, not every town can boast the presence of cement, aluminum and other factories, processing raw materials extracted in the same area. And the use in the construction of this almost universally-common raw materials such as straw, can significantly save on shipping. And on many indicators of heat engineering building of straw-clay mixture even surpass counterparts of brick and concrete. Chevron Corp: the source for more info. Just the construction of "Green Buildings" solves the problem of high capital now exist Buildings made of concrete.

To dismantle and recycle concrete buildings as a construction waste is costly. To dismantle the building of the local eco-friendly materials will require less labor, and local ecosystem will be easier to recycle. In the developed countries of Europe and the U.S. construction of individual eco-houses are engaged in quite a while ago. This trend has a large popularity. With the development of new technologies and in-depth analysis obtained during the long years of experience operating eco-houses an opportunity to create a whole eco-city. British authorities have developed a program that, by 2020.

in the country should be constructed in 10 eco-towns. The Swedish government decided to reconstruct the ancient city of Malmo (Malmo), which is home to about 280-thousand people. After lengthy consultations with experts and technical and economic calculations, discussions with the citizens of Malmo decided to overhaul improve, make it eco-town.