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Its not easy going off the grid – and that is an understatement – you need money, skills friends, lawyers, plumbers. Unless you are a Marine, ex-SAS or a Navy SEAL its best not to attempt this alone.
On Landbuddy you can find and team up with others in your area, or the area you are interested in – people who are also looking, whose skills match your own – they may have money, or land, or some other part of the jigsaw, that will make sure you have a long and happy off-grid life.
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The First US Army base in the Continental USA to go completely off the grid has been announced, with huge cost savings. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for May 6 at Ft. Knox, KY, to celebrate the installation’s “complete energy … Continued
I love my life, it wasn’t always that way though, I used to live like most people in the middle-lower echelons of working and living, I did pretty well, but worked ALL the time for not very good wages, in … Continued
Here’s an inconvenient truth – solar power only works during the daytime. People who use it need to store electricity, which means a lot of batteries. Last night, the electric carmaker Tesla offered to sell some. The company announced it … Continued
When going off grid, things can tend to get a bit primitive, but you still need to get your laundry clean, there are many ways to do it, from washing by hand, to buying high tech off grid washing machines. … Continued
* Hundreds of survivalists and ‘Preppers’ gathered in Salt Lake City last weekend to forestall the Apocalypse * Shown underground bunkers, tactical weapons and an armed $2,500 Motoped Survival Bike * Taught how to store food and dressed as zombies … Continued
Social Entrepreneurs at SustainaFest have announced the Tiny House Essay Contest, which will make one person’s dream of sustainable living come true. The winner of the prixe – its halfway between a competition and a very expensive lottery, will assume … Continued