MizanHome is a multifunctional house that is developed based on the design philosophy of “MIZAN”, defined as both balance and harmony with the aim at striking a balance between both the modern and the traditional, while striving for sustainability. It can be used for both working and living and it can also be used as a shelter during a sand storm disaster.
MizanHome Team USIM-UTM (R.M.T 2U)
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) will represent Malaysia in Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018 (SDME2018). The collaborating teams, officially named MizanHome Team briefly prepares this proposal. Our objective in SDME2018 is to develop a zero-energy and affordable house that demonstrate solar and energy efficiency technologies in marketable applications, through technology development and key partnership. A solar house gives freedom from dependence on rising utility prices without giving up electricity altogether. It has all the comfort characteristics comprising of heating and cooling systems, entertainment and home appliances. Through this competition, the educational and awareness about a solar house can be enhanced among the teams involved.