Posts from — March 2010

Southern Oregon Off Gridder
by TDOMF_12E09 on MARCH 27, 2010 - 18 Comments in I AM OFF GRID AND I WANT OTHERS TO JOIN ME

We are a family looking to move off grid and become self sustainable. We would love to share the experience with like minded people, and relish the opportunity to connect others in this community!

off-grid co-op?
by TDOMF_12E09 on MARCH 27, 2010 - 8 Comments in I WANT TO GO OFF GRID

I am starting a housing co-op near Glasgow, Scotland, with view to going off-grid

Looking for the perfect spot
by JOE on MARCH 19, 2010 - 0 Comments in I AM OFF GRID AND I WANT OTHERS TO JOIN ME

My girlfriend and I are interested in building an earthship. We have been studying sustainable and off grid building practices for the past few years, and are finally in the financial position to make a move. We are not limiting ourselves to a specific area of the country, but we would prefer something in the Pacific Northwest. We don’t need a lot of land to ourselves. We must have enough space to start a large production vegetable garden and raise chickens. We highly value the idea of having public land either backing up to the property or very close by.
We are looking for other people that want to go in together on some quality land. The perfect plot of land, not necessarily the biggest, is what we want to focus on. If there is anyone out there who shares similar goals or has some advice to give, we welcome you to contact us.

Thanks
Joe and Elica

20 year old, looking for people like me
by TDOMF_12E09 on MARCH 16, 2010 - 8 Comments in I WANT TO GO OFF GRID

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I currently live in Rochester Hills, MI and i know for a fact that thi isnt what mankind was set on this earth for. I want to live with all living orgnisms as equals. I dont believe that man should hve power over anything! and that nobodies “destiny” was supposed to be something famous! I believe in oneness and consciousness. I love to love others and help them and thats all that matters to me. I wanna be in nature and truly letting life live inside of me. my dream would be to live in a community near the beach in nice sunny weather, hunting, growing, living off the land and everyone live as one.

BAHAMAS 100% SUSTAINABLE ECO RESORT
by TDOMF_12E09 on MARCH 16, 2010 - 1 Comment in I AM OFF GRID AND I WANT OTHERS TO JOIN ME

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We have a 16 acres land with over 800 feet of private white sand beaches and lagoons. Our lots are located in a private island of the Bahamas which has also a private 3000 meters airstrip for Jet and small aircraft landings.

We would like to either open a Eco-Resort (The first above-water bungalows in our 2 lagoons like in Bora Bora), and/or if we do not find an investor or a partner, we will build private creole style homes for resale (1500 Square feet max).

We have the best well-water of the Berry islands, so no problem for water, but we do not have access to electricity, so we need to get a off grid system (Solar & Wind) to power our project. We will be 100% sustainable, as per the power (Solar and/or Wind), water with well-water osmosis filtration system, organic farming on site, sun compost toilet systems, water recuperation, etc.

If you are interested in knowing more about it or you want to be part of the construction of this site, bringing your knowledge and help, please email us, we would be glad to speak with you:

EMAIL: patrick@email.com
Phone: 407 915 4598 (FL, USA)

Anybody offgriding in mountainous areas?
by TDOMF_12E09 on MARCH 15, 2010 - 1 Comment in I AM OFF GRID AND I WANT OTHERS TO JOIN ME

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I am interested to know if there are offgrid people in jungles. :D

Seattlite Looking for Off-Grid Guidance
by TDOMF_12E09 on MARCH 10, 2010 - 15 Comments in I AM OFF GRID AND I WANT OTHERS TO JOIN ME

I live in Seattle, WA, am close to the green cultural heartbeat, and am looking for other folks, close by, who are interested in meeting to talk about how to go off-grid in Seattle.

Looking for a site in Norfolk UK
by TRANSITPHIL on MARCH 7, 2010 - 0 Comments in I AM OFF GRID AND I WANT OTHERS TO JOIN ME

Norfolk / East Anglia, UK.

Have lived on a boat on the Broads, in a caravan in the woods, returning from overseas and looking for somewhere lovely to live for a while. If you have a space on land where we could quietly tuck ourselves away, we’d like to hear from you. We’ll probably be in a truck or caravan of some sort, regards, phil

Mr. BugOut
by ZIMBA on MARCH 3, 2010 - 0 Comments in I AM OFF GRID AND I WANT OTHERS TO JOIN ME, I WANT TO GO OFF GRID

Young archtitect planning his own bugout and looking for buddies to cooperate with and possibly share the bugout.


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