Your Power, Your Choice!

Solar panels! Many permaculture garden visitors ask me why I have no solar panels? My stock answer is that I cannot afford them…but that hides all the other reasons why solar panel are not high on my wish-list of add-ons to Bealtaine Cottage! I see the issue in much more simple terms…frugality! Over the past ten years of developing Bealtaine Cottage, I have successively scaled back on my use of electricity. From getting rid of many of my original electrical appliances and refusing to replace those that have given up along the way, I have the equivalent of a roof…