Living Off-Grid During the Pandemic

Share your Story Living Off-Grid During the Pandemic: Research Study Looking for Participants Hello!  My name is Dr. Ryan Alan Sporer. I am a sociology professor at Salisbury University.  I invite you to participate in my research study on the people who build and live in Earthships and other off-grid structures. These are some

2021-02-01T13:55:19-07:00Current Events, Shelter|

Earthship Rentals Safety and Disinfecting Protocol

>> Earthship Rentals While many things have changed many still remain the same. We hope that our guests will continue to enjoy the unique, educational and peaceful stay in our Earthship Nightly Rentals. For our staff and guests safety we are implementing new and enhanced safety and disinfecting protocols

2020-12-15T10:48:43-07:00Current Events, New Mexico|

Earthship Biotecture Treatise

* To reduce the economic and institutional barriers between humans and their habitat. * To reverse the overall negative effect that conventional human housing has on this planet. * To create a less stressful plane of existence for humans in an effort to reduce the stress that they in turn place on the planet and each other. * To interface economics

Earthship Academy Minority Outreach Scholarship

Earthship Academy is offering a full scholarship for tuition ($2,500) and housing accommodations ($500) for each Academy session at Earthship Biotecture headquarters in Taos, NM, including the Online Earthship Academy. Scholarship Candidates: Who should apply? This full scholarship is intended to empower low-income communities located in rural regions of the US. We are looking

2020-12-29T11:54:53-07:00Academy, Current Events|

Decentralized Power Utilities with Solar and Battery Backup

To the editor: I recently installed a modest rooftop solar electricity system, motivated by the long-term payback, rising utility rates and the 26% federal tax credit. (“Here’s how California can keep the lights on while meeting its clean energy goals,” Aug. 19) My utility does not appear to share my enthusiasm. It wanted $1,000

2020-08-21T08:23:25-06:00Current Events, Electricity|

Earthship Biotecture on Channel 1 NEWS

Super Sustainable Buildings via Thermal Dynamics & Passive Solar. An Earthship is a type of passive solar house that is made of both natural and upcycled materials (such as earth-packed tires). Earthships can be completely off-grid or partially off-grid. Earthships can be built in any part of the world, in any climate (with a permit) and still provide electricity, potable water,

2020-08-22T16:31:37-06:00Current Events|

Earthships: Inside a Model of Self-Sustainable Living in Taos

NBC Chicago - In Taos, New Mexico, a team is building a model of self-sustainable, off-the-grid living called Earthships. The concept was pioneered by Michael Reynolds 50 years ago and has been evolving ever since. He said the structures meet the six key human needs by providing shelter, water, food, energy, sewage treatment

2020-08-22T16:25:28-06:00Current Events|