Our clothes line fell over in the storm and I was searching on how to upcycle it when I stumbled upon this really cool idea that provides heat! We have been discussing a bit about heating during winter, in the last meeting on sustainable living and how to reduce our carbon footprint. What better way […]
Thanks to Stuart for organising this informative night with lots of practical sharing. Here’s a list of carbon footprint calculators he has compiled and reviewed (pdf file to download). Hope they will be useful in your journey to being carbon neutral and living more sustainably! Carbon Footprint Calculators
I stumbled upon this site when I was searching for sustainable heating solutions. While it didn’t directly help me to decide between gas or electricity or some other heating options, I thought it was a great site. And now I have a few GIY projects to work on this winter 🙂 Just when you thought […]
Earlier this morning Climate Councillors Professor Tim Flannery and Andrew Stock held a press conference in Sydney to launch a landmark report investigating the future of Australia’s electricity sector. The report’s findings are resounding: Australia’s electricity sector is ageing, inefficient, unprepared and requires urgent reform. Read the report.
Bad News :- Climate change is no longer something that will happen. It is happening. Did you hear the latest about the melting of the Western Antarctic ice-sheet?http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2014/05/13/4003536.htm Good News!!!!!:- There are hundreds of groups like ours in Victoria many doing really great things. * Here is an opportunity to get together, share and hopefully […]
Vote for the Transition Towns Maroondah – planter boxes project at the Leader Local Grants! Voting is now open and you have 10 votes. You will have to register to vote but it’s a very simple process of just selecting your local paper and providing your name and email address. Then you will be emailed […]