Jeff Chaney





11/7/2011
The political system is not broken.
10/25/2011
We finally build somthing!
10/11/2011
We look for materials bargains while devising a way to pay for it all.
11/18/2011
At last, we construct the foundation.
12/1/2011
We now have something to walk on other than dirt!
8/12/2011
Demise of the Southern Energy and Environmental (See) Expo
7/31/2011
Jeff and wife Kathy have lived off-grid since 2002. They strive to inform the public about ways to live inexpensively, and to further the principle of sustainability. Visit their website to learn more: www.naturalpower.weebly.com
7/6/2012
Our power system begins to take shape.
4/26/2012
A roof is a wonderful thing to have!
10/2/2011
Some people just do not want help! The frustrations of starting a business and attempting to offer professional help to community organizations.
6/6/2012
Our humble abode begins to take shape.
9/7/2012
We bring power from the array inside the building and put it to work.
8/15/2011
Purchase process of the "promised land"
2/13/2012
Instead of learning new tricks, we devise new ways to do the same old tricks.
2/2/2012
We settle in for a long winter's work.
4/2/2012
Finally, we start to take shape.
12/29/2011
Has the "magic" energy solution been discovered?
1/15/2012
We finally see walls and a loft floor.
8/21/2011
Is the electric car all it's cracked up to be? Let's find out!
8/29/2011
Let's stop for a minute and think about what we are doing!
10/18/2011
Are EV's actually being marketed, or a ruse by traditional manufacturers?
9/21/2011
Turning liabilities into assests.
11/26/2014
A newly acquired garden or an over-spent allotment can have poor-quality soil, making it more difficult to manage and use, and leading to potential problems for those wishing to grow a new lush, green lawn or plant some daffodils, crocus or hyacinths bulbs in the spring.
10/4/2014
This blog post explores eco-friendly gardening tips to refreshing your garden tools, furniture, accessories and outbuildings without the need to buy mass-manufactured goods or use harmful chemical treatments.
5/14/2012
Vermont farmer Walter Jeffries details all the cuts of meat on a pig, as well as many other uses of the animal, from working the soil to providing delicious lard for baked goods.
5/6/2011
Michael Funk's 6,000-square-foot off-the-grid home and retreat center on 1,200 acres in the Sierra Nevadas is an heirloom, handbuilt with reverence for the spectacle that surrounds it. He hopes it will inspire every visitor to preserve the paradise.




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