Water kefir farming

I appreciate today’s short attention span theater, I have a lot to say about kefir. If you want the short version, scroll down, you’ll see…

Hide-a-way

Thank you for taking the time to open my add. I am a free spirited middle aged woman who loves    the woods. I have…

I’m back!!!

It’s been a while, a long while since I’ve been here, many things have happened over the years, and some things have remained the same.…

Cortijada Los Gázquez

[before_listing id=193 images=https://off-grid.net/wp-content/uploads/edaa7cb882601a60329bc53f1f5c4c0f.jpg youtube=null] At a thousand meters above sea level, Cortijada Los Gázquez is an ‘off-grid’ destination for creatively minded travellers high in the…

Dale Vince enters politics

UK Energy boss Dale Vince’s appearance on Radio 4’sThe World This Weekend on Sunday, to announce his entry into politics, was a great piece of…

Porn-Induced Impotence

Having Porn-Induced Impotence is not just awkward for the person that has it, however, for their partner as well. When an individual has this problem,…

Micro-Nuclear or Mini-nuclear?

COP26 may have been a near-total failure, but I heard dozens of delegates congratulating each other on being present for what one called “the energy…

10 Acres in McNairy County TN

See the video for details about this property: https://vimeo.com/612685690 This 10-acre property is perfect for those who want maximum privacy without sacrificing convenience. The property…

How to open PST file without Outlook?

PST files stand for personal storage table. It is a file format used by Outlook to store users’ data. Many organizations use PST files to…

Van dwelling in rural UK

Fuelled by a desire to break free from mortgages, rent and commuting;  searching for the simple life, in beaches and beauty spots  a largely invisible,…
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US Power Grid Closes in on Debtors

The Washington Post reports an unprecedented rise in arrears owed to Utility companies by America households struggling in the pandemic.  Those bills are about to…

UK Rural Homeless Rise 20% A Year

Homelessness in rural England is doubling every 3 years, according to  campaigners warning planning reforms are likely to worsen the situation. The sharp increase in…

Tesla plans its first off-grid community

Tesla is planning  to take a 1,400-acre community in Mexico completely off-grid. The first-of-its-kind energy solution at the Twin Dolphin community in Los Cabos, will…

Gas generators are a power option

Cummins gas generators were launched last year and already their installations power the equivalent of 52,000 homes.  The HSK78G offers reliable power off the grid.…

Lockdown Winner – Underground Realty

When the lockdown started, some people literally went down. Northeast Bunkers, a company in Pittsfield, Maine, that specializes in the design and construction of underground…

Surge in Australian land prices

Huge increases in land prices in Western Australia have led to a tug-of-war between farmers looking to expand their businesses and smallholders trying to get…

Second Sleep – Book Review

The Second Sleep by Robert Harris – Buy it on Amazon US – an elegant, post-apocalyptic thriller A priest investigates a vicar’s untimely death in…

Slump in Demand for Power

Coronavirus is laying waste to the global energy system – its biggest shock in at least 45 years, and the implications will be with us…

Iowa Land Rental Prices Up

An authoritative annual survey of cash rental rates for Iowa farmland, a bellwether for the national market, shows cost per acre have increased, but by…

Coming Soon: The Age Of Exurbia

I started prepping for Coronavirus in September 2019, after I heard about Disease X.   A World Health Organisation staffer told me of plans to war-game…

Rewilding Britain

As we contemplate the ecological wreckage from the last century of unfettered growth in Britain, there is a mounting desire throughout the UK and all…
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Lady Lola’s Off-Grid Lockdown

Lady Lola Crichton-Stuart, 20-year-old daughter of the Marquess of Bute, is having a very laid back lockdown. She is in isolation on a remote island,…

5 Off-Grid Capitals of Britain

The growing interest in living off the grid is a global phenomenon – hundreds of thousands every year are moving off-grid – either because they…

Escaping COVID-19

One way to escape the COVID-19 pandemic is to move off the grid into the wilderness. I sometimes feel self-isolating is just that. While living…

Bikini farmers of California

The Times newspaper has run a feature about a group of women herding cattle and wielding chainsaws in their thongs. When you first visit the…

7 Best US Colleges for Cleantech

Clean technology (like renewable energy, or low carbon production processes) are in demand across advanced economies in US and Europe. From folks interested in involving…