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How to Prep for a Summer Power Outage

How to Prep for a Summer Power Outage

When the power goes out during the summer a host of dangerous situations could arise.

Video: How To Press Your Own Cooking Oil

Video: How To Press Your Own Cooking Oil

Pressing your own vegetable oils is a sustainable way to ensure you have this recommended pantry staple for long-term use.

How to Make a Battery That Lasts (Practically) Forever

How to Make a Battery That Lasts (Practically) Forever

If only there was a cheap and simple way to supplement a solar panel array on those cloudy days.

Florida Makes Off-Grid Living Illegal-Mandates All Homes Must Be Connected To Electricity & Water Grid

Has Florida Made Off-Grid Living Illegal?

Is the government making it so that our dependence on the corporate world is mandatory?

Dutch Harvest Electricity From Living Plants To Power Streetlights, Wi-Fi & Cell Phones

Dutch Harvesting Electricity From Living Plants

Just imagine, a house with a roof full of plant/tree life powering your home.

A Green Beret’s Guide to EMP: Practical Steps to Prepare for a “Lights Out” Scenario (Part 1)

Practical Steps to Prepare for a “Lights Out” Scenario (Part 1)

Our way of life – from everyday conveniences and the security of local emergency services to commerce and communications – is dependent on the grid always on and running smoothly. When the lights go out, it’s a whole different story. This article and the series are going to focus on some basic things we can do to help us prepare beforehand for such a scenario.

Will Solar Panels Kill the Utility Companies?

Will Solar Panels Kill the Utility Companies?

Someday, we may all have what most preppers have long sought. We may all be living off the grid.

This Strange New Furniture May Cut Your Heating Bill in Half

This Strange New Furniture May Cut Your Heating Bill in Half

Is solar the only emerging energy technology out there? Surely, somebody in our innovative world is thinking outside the box, right?

New Solar Stove Is Capable of Cooking at Night

New Solar Stove Is Capable of Cooking at Night

It’s capable of cooking at night or in inclement weather, and only needs about 2 hours of sunlight to heat up.

When it Hits the Fan Most Won't Be Able to Take a Warm Shower... But Here's How You Will.

Most Can't Take a Warm Shower When TSHTF... But You Can

It is important to continue regular hygiene habits during an emergency to prevent sanitation-related diseases. In a pinch, water can be heated outside using a solar vehicle visor. This set up can be used to create an outdoor showering area.

Fatwood: The Quick and the Tender

Fatwood: The Quick and the Tender

Fatwood is one of the easiest ways to get a fire lit – even in wet conditions. This natural fire starter is made from the resinous remains of a pine tree that has died. Learn more on how to locate and harvest fatwood.

Could This Be the Perfect Generator for Preppers?

Could This Be the Perfect Generator for Preppers?

These machines are extremely versatile, very small and quiet, simple, and pretty cheap and easy to build. In fact, if there were a cataclysmic collapse of civilization, this is the one engine that anyone could build from scrap.

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