by JULIETTE SMITH on JULY 28, 2004 - 33 Comments in off-grid-101
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Off-grid communities produce their own electricity and are nearly self-sufficient. The expenses for the house are shared and everyone participates in house and land maintenance , and sometimes in the production of food.
You live in a community and have advice and comments? Or you would like to live in a community and want more information? Get in touch via our comments section!
Diggers and Dreamers is a website for people who live or want to live in a community in the UK.
Brithdir Mawr is an off-grid community in Wales
Steward Wood is another off-grid community in the UK . They have a micro-hydro dam and live in self-built cabins and shelters.
For a list of self-sustainable communities around the world see the Global Ecovillage network
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