Eco home

Turn your home more eco-friendly and healthier. A look at old and new options for your power sources, water desalination, technological connectivity, etc. There are options for apartment life or off-grid living.

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Can citizen action stop climate change?

Grass-roots movements. Conscious of the changing climate affecting human life on our planet, more and more people are taking action to help stop an environmental catastrophe, starting in their own homes. (Visited 48 times, 1 visits today)

The future of renewable energy is making it look cool

When countries like Portugal are already harnessing over 60% of its required power from renewable sources, it is surprising to learn that knowledge about the potential of solar energy in our cities and the options we already have available to us regarding solar energy for our homes, is still rather limited. So, I’m gathering a […]

Solar village in Portugal

In Tamera, Portugal, a group of people are working on a project they hope will convert our way of life – how we consume, how we produce our food, how we deal with waste, and, how we co-habit in this new world. Despite the constant chaos in the news and seeming gloom, our world is […]

Tamera. Taste of a New Culture

A documentary about the Tamera peace-project, located in Portugal, where circa 200 people research and manifest a New Culture based on cooperation with each other and nature. (Visited 74 times, 1 visits today)

11 Years Living Off-Grid

Hélène Dubé and her partner Alain Neveu from Es-Cargo (http://www.es-cargo.qc.ca/) have lived off-grid in Quebec, Canada for 11 years in a self-built earthship style home made of recycled tires filled with earth and large south-facing windows. Their water is gravity fed from a spring-filled cistern placed up the hill from their home, their power comes […]

Man Living in a Sustainable & Innovative Earthship Home

Don’t get caught up in the meaning of the title. We learn from everyone. who has decided to go their own way. Tour this beautiful, sustainable Earthship home in Ontario, Canada! Go to https://NordVPN.com/exploringalternat… and/or use code EXPLORINGALTERNATIVES to get 75% off a 3 year plan. Protect yourself online today! This 3-bedroom Earthship home has […]

Living a Radically Simple Permaculture Life

Hey @Crissie I think we need a section exclusive for Permaculture. I don’t know if it’s obvious, but I’m obsessed with the idea of transitioning to a simpler self-sustainable life away from the city. I share what I learn from others. Having looked around this week at what the community is sharing, I’m happy to […]

Recycling in Sweden

This video is about recycling in Sweden. My trashy tour of how I recycle in my apartment at Södermalm in Stockholm. I didn’t recycle a whole lot on a day to day basis when I lived in my last house. Now on the other hand, in my city apartment, I recycle pretty much everything I […]