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Posted by Chris in Energy Solutions, WVO vehicle on 13. Feb, 2012 | No Comments
Just thought I would update how the van is doing on waste vegetable oil …
It has been about three months since we have completed the WVO conversion, and an educated guess would say that we have gone about 10,000 km on WVO since then. Most of this mileage (8000km) was done on our cross country … Read More →
Posted by Chris in Community, Family on 23. Jan, 2012 | 3 Comments
I keep hoping to update the site with some photos of the trip … but it has not been as easy as I thought while travelling!
Here are a few pictures …in the next few days I will post a video of the map along with pics for each section.
#gallery-1 … Read More →
Posted by Sandra in Earthship on 23. Jan, 2012 | 2 Comments
I left Darfield with great intentions and a slew of items designed to help us minimize our waste on the road. I packed two tiffins for leftovers and packing lunches. We all had re-useable mugs and I also packed utensils and a few plates.
The trip across Canada was not too bad. When … Read More →
Posted by james in Earthship on 14. Jan, 2012 | 3 Comments
Last summer, I not only had the opportunity to work on an interesting building, I also was fortunate enough to work with an interesting family. As I’m sure you know, the Newtons are currently exploring the continental USA. I’m envious as I’ve always wanted to explore it more fully myself. For the meantime, I will … Read More →
Posted by Sandra in Arduino, Technology, WVO vehicle on 11. Jan, 2012 | 1 Comment
Since leaving Darfield on December 16th we have been SO busy! It is now January 10th and we are in Orlando and I’m just finding time to think about posting. Part of it was the novelty of being on a true “vacation” again and not wanting to do much else. Another part of our slowness … Read More →
Posted by Sandra in Energy Solutions, WVO vehicle on 13. Dec, 2011 | No Comments
In all the excitement of getting the Delica outfitted to run on WVO, I completely forgot that we have had some discussion on this blog about transportation and the environment. It is with some smugness that I direct anybody who missed it the first time, here. Back in June 2010 I was lambasted in our … Read More →