Unique Perspectives: Taos, Marfa and Lemmon

every once in a while as I travel I’ll find little towns or communities that are unique they’re special there’s something different about them and I’d like to tell you about three of them my journeys for this trip will take me to a trilogy of unique locations Lemmon South Dakota Taos New Mexico and […]

Homesteading Family Living Off-Grid in a Spectacular Earthship

[Inspiring Music Playing]>>MARIE: So we bought this house, which is a kind of earthship, 10 years ago and we renovated it while we were living in Quebec City and we now live full-time in it for 2 years. And it’s an off-grid house. We live on solar panels, and rainwater, and with a composting toilet. […]

Man Living in a Sustainable & Innovative Earthship Home – Full Tour

>>DANIELLE: Hey everyone in this video, we’re visiting a stunning three-bedroom Earthship home in Ontario, Canada. The house was built with recycled tires. It has a massive 10 kW solar power system. It collects and stores rainwater for flushing the toilets. It recycles greywater through the indoor gardens and it has a wood-fired boiler for […]

Want to Build an Off Grid Home for less than $10,000? Try this

My name is Ryan Halpin. I am building an off-grid sustainable home. It’s called the bachelor ship and I plan to do it for under six thousand dollars. Originally I found this many years ago when I was working at my dad’s tire shop back in Wisconsin when green buzzwords were all out. Solar, sustainability, […]

Incredible Eco-Village Built with Reclaimed Material

Hi, I’m Chris Dews. I’m the Founder and Director of this model ecology center Casita Verde and also the main coordinator for Green House in Ibiza. Since a very small child I’ve been very concerned about garbage in the environment. I came here in 1985 when I was working in the Merchant Navy. We had […]

Incredible Mini Earthship Style Cabin – Tiny Off Grid House with Solar Power

Hey everyone! It’s Danielle from Exploring Alternatives. In this video, we’re checking out a tiny earthship at the Terra Perma eco-resort in Harrington, Quebec, Canada. [Music Playing] So it’s basically a form of passive solar home that allows you to heat your home and keep it cool just by controlling the energy from the sun. […]

How to Size Your Solar System

i’m going to talk about how to truly properly size your solar system how much power batteries can really store and the way of solar system really works because it’s pretty amazing how many people that have solar systems don’t truly understand how much power they have and it’s important to know because if you […]