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Electric powered 1972 Datsun 1200 gives drag-racing fraternity a shake-up.

Cool, just plain cool. This Taupo based car is great. And there's hardly anything under the hood. Hope this will… Read More

Ingo Ratsdorf

BBE Certificate in Ecological Building and Design

Registrations are open for the online course: BBE Certificate in Ecological Building and Design at http://bbe.org.nz/education This online study programme… Read More

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Government partnership kickstarts Wynyard Quarter’s push to be exemplar of sustainable city building | EECA: Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority

Some great news. And an amazingly well done website for the Wynyard Quarter in Auckland. Maybe we will be getting… Read More

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Wynyard Quarter Smart | tracking our progress towards a sustainable tomorrow

The vision of the Sustainable Development Framework is to be the leading location of sustainable urban transformation and renewal in… Read More

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How Much Room Do We Need To Supply The Entire World With Solar Electricity?

Very impressive map graphics as to how much desert space we'd need to supply world energy. In 2009, the total… Read More

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Press Kit | Tesla Motors

Some interesting stuff. I did not really know about some of their other products. Tesla is not just an automotive… Read More

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Council and privacy

Our assumption is that council is passing on all the building consent application and is making it public. You will… Read More

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Take the Sustainable Whanau Challenge | Kaipatiki Project

Auckland households big or small can win big by taking small steps towards living better in the Sustainable Whanau Challenge.… Read More

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Solar Energy : This Is What A Disruptive Technology Looks Like

Imagine that solar energy was cheaper than any other energy source. Now imagine that this actually happened a few years… Read More

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Banking on green – but how to develop

I am hearing a lot about great sustainable buildings, however in 99% of all cases the articles fail to deliver… Read More

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