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Off-Grid Living

Wind Turbines vs Solar Panels: Which is Best for Off Grid Energy?

Wind Turbines vs Solar Panels: Which is Best for Off Grid Energy?

  Wind Turbines vs Solar Panels I am often asked which is better - a wind turbine, or solar modules. The answer, of course, is that it isn't as simple as stating which technology is
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Hurricane Florence: EXPECT A POWER OUTAGE

Hurricane Florence: EXPECT A POWER OUTAGE

You're enjoying a relaxing evening watching television when suddenly all the lights go out. The TV shuts off and the room goes quiet. The sound of silence is foreboding. You just lost all electrical power
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Secure Solar Power without Batteries – [VIDEO]

SMA’s Secure Power Supply does something that no other grid-tied solar inverter without added storage can: provide power during a grid outage. Solar professionals have been talking about this amazing feature since its inception with
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Raising Fish for Food: Backyard Fish Farming for Survival

Raising Fish for Food: Backyard Fish Farming for Survival

Raising Fish for Survival Food Raising fish for survival food has gained popularity in recent years as more people seek to provide a healthy food source for their families. Due to the overwhelming evidence of chemicals
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Survival can opener

How to Make a Survival Can Opener Using a Rock

Left Your Survival Can Opener Behind Yet Again? Whether you're a prepper or not, chances are that you have some canned goods stored in your pantry. And like most people, you probably open them with
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Self Sufficient Lifestyle - Self Sufficient Living in the Burbs, City, or Country

Self Sufficient Lifestyle – Self Sufficient Living in the Burbs, City, or Country

Self Sufficient Meaning: Being self sufficient means that you are needing no outside help in satisfying one's basic needs, especially with regard to the production of food water and Shelter. Self Sufficient lifestyle | Self
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Off Grid Energy Costs

Off Grid Energy Costs: Are the Cost and Benefits Worth It?

How Much Are the Off Grid Energy Costs? The answer is…well, there isn’t one. The amount you will pay to ditch public utilities for off grid energy is based on a ton of variables. Although
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Going Off-Grid – Three Questions to Ask Before You Take the Plunge

Going Off-Grid – Three Questions to Ask Before You Take the Plunge

Okay, so you’re convinced that you want to move away from public utilities and become more self-sufficient. Great! But before you start buying up solar panels, you should take some time to plan out exactly
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Off-Grid Living: Are You Sure You Want to Go Off-Grid?

Off-Grid Living: Are You Sure You Want to Go Off-Grid?

We often hear about people going “off-grid.”  What does that mean exactly?  In fact, what grid are we even talking about? The grid originally referred to the power grid.  During the late 19th century, power
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Survival Garden: How to Extend Your Survival Gardening Season

Survival Garden: How to Extend Your Survival Gardening Season

Extending Your Survival Gardening Season Smart survival gardening will produce a steady supply of fresh vegetables for as much of the year, which is  a good thing in the best of times. However, in a
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Survival Garden Seeds

How to Choose the Best Survival Garden Seeds and Avoid Dangerous GMOs

Survival Garden Seeds - Start Your Survival Garden Now So you’re ready to start survival gardening, but where do you begin? Step one is to adjust your mindset. Don’t think of it simply as one
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Emergency Fund Survival Seeds

Survival Food Never Tasted Better: How to Build a Survival Garden

A lot of time has been devoted to the subject of food storage in the prepper/survivalist community. While food storage is a vital part of your preps, a survival garden lasts year after year. In
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Hygiene and Sanitation After Disaster

Hygiene and Sanitation After Disaster

Oh No! The Toilet Won't Flush! Maintaining Hygiene and Sanitation After Disaster without Running Water One of the biggest sources of disease and food-borne illness is contact with human fecal matter, or, as many of
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fire building Tips for Food Water Fire Shelter

Cooking Without Electricity – 7 Quick Tips

Top 7 Quick Tips to Cooking Without Electricity If you're stuck in a post-disaster situation without power to fire up the stove, you only really have 2 choices: use the alternative heating source that you've
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