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As the Cost of Panels Plummets, Energy Utilities Rethink Solar

Tech breakthroughs are bringing solar power to the people, and upsetting electric utilities' business models.
August 16, 2015
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5 Off-the-Grid Vacation Homes

For when you truly need to leave it all behind, these remote escapes are there for you.
August 12, 2015
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This Sustainable Wisconsin Home Is Nearly Off-the-Grid

One of the Midwest’s first LEED Platinum homes enhances a historic neighborhood.
August 6, 2015
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5 Modern Outdoor Kitchens

These spacious outdoor cooking spaces are enjoyed year-round.
July 21, 2015
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6 Rammed-Earth Houses

The following homes use terra firma as a basic building block, and demonstrate how earthen houses can be at once green, modern, and naturally cooled.
July 21, 2015
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5 Homes Covered in Greenery

These homes prioritize plant life in a serious way, from dramatic ivy-covered walls to a sea of indoor bushes.
July 10, 2015
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8 Flower Pots and Planters for Indoor Gardening

Bring life into your interior spaces by creating an indoor garden. Our collection of planters and pots includes colorful ceramics that have just launched at the Dwell Store alongside classic designs from iconic brands. Be sure to visit our full collection of planters at the Dwell Store. 
July 8, 2015
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Japanese-Inspired Backyard with a Tiny Studio in Portland

Howells Architecture + Design converted an unremarkable Portland backyard into a modern space for relaxing and entertaining.
July 8, 2015