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Model – Christie Walk eco co-housing project, Adelaide, Australia

Posted in Models, Research by fedwards on July 10th, 2007

Christie Walk is an eco co-housing demonstration housing project located in Adelaide, Australia. Initiated by Urban Ecology Australia, the site is 2000 square metres, numbering 27 households with approximately 40 residents. Key features of the property include water and energy conservation, material reuse and recycling and people-friendly public space. These aspects include local, shared food production gardens and rooftop gardens, on-site storage of stormwater, passive solar/climate responsive design, solar hotwater and energy sources.

For more details about the design, a virtual tour of the property and research, visit the Urban Ecology Australia website.

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