EarthshipSunray Circle

EarthshipSunray Circle

A magical circular earthship build deep in the wilderness of Northern ontario. Built from more than 80% reused or natural materials We cut the trees and milled the wood to build our home, and used 80,000lbs of earth rammed into tube netting for our primary walls.


Taille du terrain : 50acres
Taille de la structure:1000 ft² home with 400 ft² greenhouse
Espace vital: 1000 ft²
Emplacement: Ontario, Zone 3a


Powersystem

1600 Watt Solaire Panneaux
540ah 24v deep cycle marine Batteryblock
1400w pure sine Onduleur
3000w modified sine Inverter
A gas/propane generator soon to be using methane digested from our animals (biogas).


Chauffage

Natural passive heat from earthship design.
6-8kW Wood stove and in floor radiant heat


Eau

Eau sourced from a sandpoint well that was driven inside the greenhouse.
Pump it to cisterns both in the house for the home water and up into a water tower where it auto irrigates all the gardens.
The home is 50ft from a large rivers edge, between two waterfalls, one 30ft and one 17ft. The plan is to to generate power from the river eventually.


Aliments / Garden

Size : 12,000 ft²
13 separate gardens, mostly keyhole style.
The garden is using hugelkulture mounds and permaculture companion planting, utilizing the local established ecosystem to create an abundance of wild forage including hazelnuts, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, mushrooms and plenty of vegetables.
Plenty of livestock: chicken, sheep, horses and such .)


Special thanks to OffGridEnclave community member Xivanari for providing Pics and Infos to present this as Project.
Si vous souhaitez voir plus de photos ou lire les détails de la construction, rendez-vous sur https://www.facebook.com/SunrayCircle/ .