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Building a Sustainable Home/Property

Hi Everyone, I've been doing research on building a "Farmhouse" if I can find the right land and wanted to pass along a website that does modular construction in a factory but is really attractive construction and you get price ...

Discussion - Algonquin - May 20 2015 - 4:15pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments

June 24 2014 Meeting Plans

We are having our second post-Rowe meeting and additional like-minded people are invited. Email our moderator Jim for location and details. Tentative scheduled topics include Dan showing us his PV system installed two years ago and reviewing his results ...

Event - SimonR4 - Jun 23 2014 - 7:46pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Solar Power Cooperatives

As I wrote in a post in the Michael Shuman interview thread, I have joined a solar power cooperative here in my area of Switzerland and I would like to share what I know so far about how this cooperative works, and also some of the technical aspects ...

Discussion - HughK - Mar 24 2014 - 8:52am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

Family Of 4 Lives 'Off The Grid' In The Middle Of The Desert

I'm gonna post a link to a Yahoo! Finance feature article (with pictures) on this guy, Abe Connally (34) and his wife Josie. Very inspiring late Gen-X, early Gen-Y couple with two kids who managed to homestead in the Texas desert on very ...

Discussion - Poet - Feb 20 2014 - 6:57pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

Looking for advice on solar to power an Recreational Vehicle (RV)

I'd love to hear ideas including specifics on how to power an RV with solar power. I'm talking about a 5th wheel - and all the "stuff" inside - electronics; furnace; etc... AM Solar - Solar power for RV's My RV has a ...

Discussion - alansills - Jun 23 2013 - 9:11pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments