79,000 Euro buys you an off-grid towable house

by: Mirjam Visser, 2018-04-20 00:50:44 UTC

Off-grid

Ecocapsule is a low-energy house packed into a compact form. It merges an energy efficient shape, compact volume and off-grid capabilities with the luxuries of a warm bed, running water and a hot meal. Though small in size, each Ecocapsule comfortably houses two adults. Its allows you to enjoy convenience of household facilities in off-grid conditions. Built-in kitchenette with running water, flushing toilet and hot shower are luxuries of a hotel …

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