With so much focus given to the environment and energy the question emerges:

Is it possible to maintain a comfortable lifestyle and live off-grid?

At Heron Wood the answer is clearly: Yes!

Discover Heron Wood and discover a world where off-grid and carbon neutral living is not only possible but very comfortable.

As with most interests that are technical there are a few key terms. Here are definitions that will help you understand Heron Wood.

Carbon neutral

Absorbing the same amount of carbon dioxide as produced.


The term off-grid refers to living in a self-sufficient manner without reliance on one or more public utilities.

Solar Panel

A structure containing solar cells that collects sunlight and converts it to electric current.

Solar Panel Array

A grouping of solar panels.