These self sustaining homes are being designed by a company based in mexico named "earthship". "Off grid" meaning they try to rely as little as possible on public utilities. Michael Reynolds came up with this idea in
Brand New Minnesota Tiny House Was Made to Look Ancient
How to Build a Completely Off-the-Grid, Self-Sustaining Home
Some people have a fire extinguisher in their kitchen and think they are safe from a fire. The problem is a fire spreads very rapidly and can become out
More and more people are going off the grid, but it can be confusing. This infographic takes all the mystery out of it.
10 Incredible Self-Sustaining Homes For Your Homesteading Passion
live totally off grid and self sufficient.lots of examples and pictures of people and homes living off the grid.
The path to the front door of this 1923 Portland, Oregon Tudor is decoratively laid in brick. Windows at right open into the conservatory; French doors at left lead to the living room.
Off On Our Own: Living Off-Grid in Comfortable Independence (Paperback)
I could so live in that house! "What a gorgeous cottage in a gorgeous setting. A New England Rock House"