Tag Archives: off-grid

Apparatus X – Mobile Eco Shelter

Students at Penn State are turning a trailer into an off-grid disaster relief shelter that will be well-suited for both first-response, as well as long-term aid.” – Inhabitat Read and see more of this Mobile Eco Shelter

The Pump House – A Compact Off-Grid Home

The Pump House is located in rural Victoria, Australia, and is set amongst the rushes of a small lake. The house inherited its name from its previous purpose – it was originally built as a storage space to hold a water pump and farming equipment.” – Humble Homes Read and see more of The Pump House

Orange by Vagabond

Vagavond makes it simpler than ever for you to obtain the healthy self-sufficient off-grid life you’ve always wanted.” – Vagabond See more of Orange at Tiny House Swoon

Laura Asks… Does Technology Make the Tiny House Movement Possible?

Do you think today’s technology makes it possible or enhances the tiny house experience? What kind of technology do you have that would be perfect for downsizing your life?” – Laura LaVoie Read the original story that asks the question, Does Technology Make the Tiny House Movement Possible? My take… I think technology makes any size […]

Nick’s Off-Grid Mallorca House – Now Available for Vacations

This house changed my life. A Boho Walkers’ paradise inspired me to write a book, make a film, start a web site. Now you can experience it too. 3 separate buildings, outdoor kitchen, 2 toilets, hot shower – 700m up in mountain. Great Views to sea.” – Nick Rosen Learn more about renting this Off-Grid House in […]

Solar Powered Tiny House

Powered by a 2.4kw Antaris solar kit. 3 panels sitting snugly on the roof will charge the 6 batteries throughout the day. When fully charged, holds enough power to boil a kettle for an hour continuously.” – Tiny House Swoon

Off-Grid Demountable Camper with Great Solar Setup

She’s fully insulated, has solar electricity with 12v outlets and an inverter for 240AC power. There’s a full kitchen with running water, a fridge, twin hob, grill and a heater.”- Handmade Matt See more of this Demountable Camper on a 4 x 4 Pick Up Truck

Brett’s Off-Grid Tiny House Moves To Bethells Beach

Last week Brett Sutherland’s Tiny House made the journey from Hamilton to it’s new home at Bethells Beach on the west coast of Auckland.” – Living Big in a Tiny House Read and see more about Bret’s Move…

Got Cliff? Build a Rock Cottage

The ”Rock Cottage”, a property comprised of genuine rock caves is seen in this undated handout photo. The cave home with no electricity or water supply, which has not been lived in since 1948, has fetched 100,000 pounds at auction.” – Reuters via Cave home sold for 100,000 pounds. Photo found on the Owner-Builder Network.

Katlupe Reports on The Effectiveness of Their Solar Refrigerator

SunDanzer’s DC refrigerator, referred to as a solar refrigerator, has been working great for us. Through out the whole winter, I haven’t heard the motor run once. Yes, that’s the truth. No turning on and off like conventional refrigerators… Continues…” – katlupe

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