Disaster Relief

Global Warming comment

“Thank you for this information.  I love this idea and truly hope to live in an earthship home someday.  Food for Your Thoughts:  When planning these new constructions, I hope you are taking global…

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New nonprofit Fox Hole Homes to house homeless veterans

New nonprofit Fox Hole Homes has a hairbrained scheme to house homeless veterans– and so far, it’s working The drive onto No. 60 Rattle Snake Road is easy to miss. The gravel road, probably not wide…

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The Green Rebuilding of Post-Katrina New Orleans

‘Green building means lower bills, fewer trips to the hospital for children with asthma’ When Hurricane Katrina rocked the Gulf Coast in 2005, displacing hundreds of thousands of residents, many…

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Disaster Relief: Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Poverty

After a disaster The people immediately need potable water, sanitary liquid waste treatment and strong shelter. We provide this to the people, very quickly.   Fully off-grid buildings that are…

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Disaster Management Lessons Learned from 2017

As governments, businesses, insurers and others tally the economic losses from this year’s natural catastrophes, some are already planning ahead for what’s next. About one-third of organizations see…

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Live in an Earthship on Mars

Most people try their best to avoid residing six feet (or more) underground. But if you want to live on Mars, that might be your only option. This week, SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell…

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Affordable Housing and the Triple Bottom Line

Think of a net-zero energy (NZE) home, and it’s likely that you imagine a single-family house in a well-to-do neighborhood, with a roof covered in solar panels and an electric car parked in the…

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Florida Earthship Build – Summer 2018 Workshop Images

earthship workshop. June 18 – July 31, 2018. Florida, USA. Hurricane Resistant Earthship Build. Strong, Safe, Off-grid. Volunteer, Work, Learn, Participate.
We are working on an incomplete…

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How To: Solar Greywater Recirculation Kit

A compact, powerful, and cost-effective mini power organizing module to supply enough energy to the DC recirculation pump so it can run 24/7 or manually via a switch.  To build the mini recirculation…

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Stronger Storms are producing weaker building codes

The showdown in the Florida statehouse last year had all the drama of a knock-down political brawl: Powerful industries clashing. Warnings of death and destruction. And a surprise last-minute vote,…

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