It’s cost a whopping 15M.
The roof is created from an intricate web of curved timber beams based on Fibonacci spirals, think of pinecones and snail shells.
It is estimated that the system will generate 20,000kWh each year, enough electricity each year to light an average three-bedroom house for over 33 years. This will save over 9 tonnes of CO2 annually, which would take 12 trees 100 years to remove from the environment.
Ok we’re interested how much did the solar panelling cost? We couldn’t find out but if you are interested in solar power, try solarcentury, they are the company that designed and installed the solar solution for Eden.
Solarcentury, design, create and install intelligent solar solutions for a cleaner world. They have helped more homes and businesses reduce their carbon footprint from the generation of their own solar power than anyone else in the UK.
Eden get nightscaping!