While consumers may be looking to get away and spend time off-the-grid
, it appears they dont necessarily want to go too far off-the-grid
without some modern-day necessities such as Wi-Fi, portable power, and their mobile devices, said Matt Powell, vice president and senior industry advisor, Sports, The NPD Group.
A development group led by Fifth Avenue North Partners has pitched an off-the-grid
super campus to Newark officials co-ordinating the city's effort to woo Amazon.
eco-lifeThe Ecocapsule is a self-sustainable smart house for one or two people powered solely by solar and wind energy.
Deep underground, Ravn and Leif open an illegal clinic for treating off-the-grid
James (Kyle Mooney) was brought up by his over-protective parents in a remote, off-the-grid
home for the first 25 years of his life.
If you thought off-the-grid
communication devices were only useful in the backcountry, you need to meet goTenna.
All items at the off-the-grid
bunkouse have been reclaimed or handmade by me and any friends I could get to help (inset below, middle)
A first-class resource for preparing against disaster (death by water-borne illnesses is especially common after floods), sustaining personal hygiene in off-the-grid
situations (including how to maintain an outhouse), or simply conserve water at home for a smaller water bill, The Prepper's Water Survival Guide is recommended for both personal and public library collections.
Open Garden, the creator of FireChat, said it has introduced a new off-the-grid
private messaging technology (OM) that allows sendin private messages to people anywhere, even if you aren't connected to the Internet or to a cellular network.
The trio "love to produce surprising ideas, optimistic visions, lifeful strategies" and will soon be taking pre-orders for their tiny, off-the-grid
micro-house, ready in early 2016.
Any interested in applying solar power to any endeavor will find this sourcebook packed with the latest technologies and off-the-grid
living approaches, and will find chapters on water, power, community gardens, panel to plug applications and more to be specific and important references.
Accommodations--Limiting energy consumption in the area, many accommodations in the village are 100 percent solar powered.
The MOJO Waterfowl Ops GPS app features nautical charts, calls and IDs, off-the-grid
GPS and a shot alarm.
"Off the Grid Living'' (3 p.m., HGTV) A couple who want to live deep in the jungles of Finca Bellavista, Costa Rica, search for a rental in a sustainable tree-house community in the premiere of this series, which follows people as they search for the off-the-grid
home of their dreams.
" design challenge ensures that students are engaged in a realworld application they can actually relate to and keeps students motivated throughout the engineering design process.