One family's adventure in the construction of a sustainable home on the shores of Lake Memphremagog, Quebec, Canada


Current ChallengesHave a read of our FAQ's and answers about our sustainable home in Cederville.

Why is Packard pursuing the lakeside installation?
What is the environmental impact of the lakeside array?
What are other jurisdictions doing about this new “menace”?





Preservation of ash tree adjacent to building_thumbSustainability can be defined in many ways. As applied to our goals with Solarhurst, it means to plan, build and operate a very durable well-constructed home, that makes modest demands on energy and material resources



"If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavours to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours."

- Henry David Thoreau