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Meet Energy Savers Network

Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Energy Savers Network (ESN) is a nonprofit volunteer organization which provides basic energy efficiency upgrades for low-income households in Buncombe County. ESN is based in Asheville, North Carolina and is part of the Blue Horizons Project, a broader effort to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy across our region. Low-income communities… Continue reading Meet Energy Savers Network

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Meet the Climate Reality Project

Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes and thanks The Climate Reality Project for their sponsorship!  A diverse group of passionate individuals who have come together to solve the greatest challenge of our time. We are activists, cultural leaders, organizers, scientists, and storytellers committed to building a diverse future together. The Climate Reality Project was founded… Continue reading Meet the Climate Reality Project

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Meet United Solar Initiative (USI)

Get Off the Grid Festival would like to thank United Solar Initiative (USI) for their sponsorship and helping organize the Solar Energy Expo for this years Festival! United Solar Initiave (USI) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, based in Durham, NC, working to facilitate solar energy solutions to address energy and water poverty in underdeveloped communities around… Continue reading Meet United Solar Initiative (USI)

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Meet Becky Johnson from Kiss my Bee Hive

Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Becky Johnson! From Becky:  My name is Becky Johnson, and I love honey bees! They are extraordinary eusocial creatures, and so much fun. I have been an avid beekeeper for several years. I enjoy catching swarms, cutting beehives out of walls or buildings, managing/maintaining several bee yards, creating products… Continue reading Meet Becky Johnson from Kiss my Bee Hive