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Off Grid girl on American Idol

00 All the way from a remote mountaintop 6 miles from Crawford CO, Jeneve Rose Mitchell didn’t think she was ready to take her small-town voice to the biggest of stages, but the final season of “American Idol”has made the … Continued

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Brad Pitt on set of The BIG SHORT

Brad Pitt’s latest role: a smart off-gridder

00 Brad Pitt is the smartest man in Hollywood, says the Toronto Globe and Mail. You may scoff, but it’s true. Not many actor-producers could have transformed The Big Short, Michael Lewis’s book about the 2007 financial crisis, into a … Continued

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Power to the people says Jeremy Corbyn

00 UK Labor Leader comes out for Distributed Power Says Britain must empower citizen suppliers and direct private investment into green technology “This week world leaders have begun the final phase in their attempt to reach a deal to keep … Continued

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Home & Away star goes off the grid

00 Home and Away’s Lisa Gormley is in the middle of building an off-the-grid eco cabin in the Tasmanian rainforest. She is looking forward to spending more time with her family, including her parents who live on a 20ha farm. … Continued

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Cutting your Carbon Footprint

+10 Suppose you believe that man-made Carbon emissions are bad for the planet. What do you do about it? Some eminent experts say that individuals can do little or nothing to reduce global pollution and its all down to governments … Continued

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Clooney preps for next big off-grid movie

Clooneys build an off-grid shack

+10 George Clooney and his new wife Amal have built an off-grid wooden shed at the bottom of their garden, heated by a wood-burner. The massive compound in Berkshire, near London, is being completed for the newly married couple. It … Continued

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Actress Lisa Gormley builds off grid

00 Aussie actress Lisa Gormley is in the middle of building an off-the-grid eco cabin in the Tasmanian rainforest. The 30-year-old moved to Tasmania with her parents when she was 12, and recently said she wanted to spend time with … Continued

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Viggo Mortensen interview explaining his secret life off the grid

Backwoods past of Movie Star

+71-71 Actor Viggo Mortensen recalls his favourite filming locations are “the outdoors and natural landscapes, so there are places in New Zealand, particularly the South Island that I really enjoyed and have gone back to. I’ve revisited remote places in … Continued

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Lights goes off-grid to get her Mojo back

+71-82 Hanging out with hippies in a New Mexico hot spring isn’t the first place you might picture Canadian electropoop singer-songwriter Lights — finding inspiration for her week-old new disc, Little Machines. The 27-year-old songstress — born Valerie Poxleitner– had … Continued

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London party for Finding Infinity

+6-7 London, 4 September 2014 – Fashion Designer Vivienne Westwood held the first of a series of solar-powered parties to promote the use of renewable energy. The designer teamed with Ross Harding of a social enterprise that promotes renewable energy, … Continued