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Photo voltaics can be beautiful!

solar power

Who says solar power can’t be gorgeous? The people of New Caledonia are out to prove the naysayers wrong with what may be the most beautiful solar farm on the planet. The heart-shaped solar farm will supply 2 megawatts of solar power to 750 homes on the Pacific island, reducing carbon emissions while enhancing the natural beauty of the plant’s surroundings.

Read more: French Island Territory is Building Perhaps the Most Beautiful Solar Plant Ever | Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

Garden Design

I have designed and built many gardens over the years and more water features and ponds than I care to count!  I am now engaged in my most ambitious project to date – landscaping the 3 hectares at Shangri La Farm where I have now planted well over 3000 trees, including 2200 British native species kindly supplied by The Woodland Trust, along with many other specimen trees grown in the nursery from seed. The aim is to create a unique landscape – partly wildlife haven and partly architectural design.

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Architecture

My architectural project Tiny House Scotland started in 2014  –   Visit the web page.

I now design and build Tiny Houses, Barns and Cabins – highly insulated off-grid architectural gems!