Stewart Island Place Names ……
Silvertown ….. Traces of silver were discovered by James Thomson here and a short drive still remains from his attempt to mine. A Shetland Islander, he arrived on Stewart Island in 1876.
Silvertown Mine Entrance
Sails Ashore now produces 100 % of our electrical needs, and have cut our non renewable heating fuel usage to around 20% of pre solar.
Kowhai Lane is "Grid Tied" and exports excess electricity to the local grid.
Both have significantly reduced our carbon footprint
We are Fully Vaccinated