Dutch architect Koen Olthuis along with Waterstudio and in collaboration with Arkup Company, based in Miami has designed solarpowered Zero-emission floating homes. These yachts operates 100 per cent off the grid and feature waste management, rainwater harvesting and water purification systems. These homes are also equipped with 30 kW of solar panels, 1,000 kWh of lithium-ion batteries and high-grade insulation. They also have self-elevation systems to withstand high winds, floods and hurricanes. The homes also have 40 ft. long hydraulic legs that stabilizes the floating homes and lifts them out of the water. The sliding terrace has outdoor space, which is surrounded by shock-resistant glass panels.