TheGreenhouse system combines sustainable closed loop crop production with renewable energytechnologies for a truly low carbon solution to the way in which we grow our food.Thegreenhouse is multifunctional in that it provides both a diverse and year round supply of high valuecrops, but also functions as an interactive participatory learning environment.Thegreenhouse is designed to utilise an ecosystemapproach to growing food, utilising wastes asresources.
Wastes from fish are used as hydroponicnutrients.
produced by the fish is absorbed by theplants.
Heat from the sun is converted with an airsource heat pump to store energy in the water(25-28
Plant off-cuts are recycled in wormeries toprovide worms as feed for the fish.