Energy-generating ‘smart bricks’ turn ordinary buildings into efficient living machines

08/01/2016, by Cat DiStasio, inhabitat online

” … Living bricks may eventually transform homes and office buildings with a more sustainable approach to construction and building functions. “The technologies we are developing aim to transform the places where we live and work enabling us co-live with the building,” said Professor Andrew Adamatzky, LIAR Project Director for UWE Bristol. “A building made from bio-reactors will become a large-scale living organism that addresses all environmental and energy needs of the occupants.”