23 Dec '14, 2pm

Solar Energy and Storage Help Caribbean Expats Live the Good Life

Solar Energy and Storage Help Caribbean Expats Live the Good Life

That's not to say those idyllic elements don't exist, but becoming a permanent, or even semi-permanent, member of a Caribbean island community and society requires determination, plenty of patience and perseverance — along with healthy doses of skepticism, ingenuity and adaptability. Coming with open eyes, ears, and an open mind and heart can also help ease the transition. And as growing numbers of expats are discovering, so can installing a home solar-battery storage system . Solar Dream Homes on the Dominican Republic's “Amber Coast” Like many other expats, Bob and Susan first came to the small country town of Luperon on the Dominican Republic's (DR) North — now “Amber” — Coast in search of a simpler, better life. About an hour's drive from the provincial capital of Puerto Plata, Luperon is home to a well-sheltered marina and small expat community living alongside local ...

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