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Built on a 809 m2 section next to the historic Riverhead Hotel. The Building is a double storey timber framed building on a fully insulated concrete slab.
The cladding is rebated bevel-back macrocarpa weatherboard left natural. The intersecting monopitch roofs give it a interesting appeal and the north facing roof has a solar-thermal panel installed that provides 75% of the annual hot water. Latest LED lighting installed.
Via ecogeek.org, 27-07-2011 MIT scientists have made new discoveries that could significantly increase the energy density of batteries several times beyond the current level of lithium-ion batteries. ... [ +++ ]
Via goodcleantech.com, 22-06-2011 The city of Vancouver has announced that it will be installing a number of new electric vehicle charging stations across the city. This, in spite of the fact that city ... [ +++ ]
Via goodcleantech.com, 12-04-2011 Original via Treehugger, If you live and Quebec and have been thinking about buying an electric vehicle, now might be the time. The province has announced a rebate ... [ +++ ]
... as approaching risky levels. The information was issued by the Transport Agency this week, as it reported for the first time on its air quality monitoring programme introduced in 2007. NZTA's ... [ +++ ]