Hard to tell if this uses an old silo as base or was inspired by silo design. I'm guessing, being on a hill as it is, that is would not have been a barn & silo site. Sure would like to know more about it, if anyone has more images or info.
Fully outfitted with solar panels, a wind turbine, a garden, and a solar composter Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/green-homes/solar-cabin-in-two-weeks-zm0z14jjzsor.aspx#ixzz3CaJ6q9EYOutside of the Lived-in Solar Cabin
I love this! It includes a wood stove, queen size bed, bureau, counter with cabinets and drawers, a small cook stove and refrigerator – 140 sq. ft. space. This would be perfect for a little guest house or something of the sort. Or even a play house for the kids or a Man Cave for the hubby!