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Things one would not have expected

Today I have had news of a NZ first: One of the leading NZ aluminium window manufacturers is taking uPVC… Read More

How Regenerative Organic Agriculture Can Save the Planet

Organically managed soils can convert carbon CO2 from a greenhouse gas into a food-producing asset.” Two major upsides to this approach… Read More

Design your own eco house workshop short movie

A short movie made during our last "Design your own eco house" workshop. The workshop over two days on a… Read More

Netherlands moots electric car future with petrol and diesel ban by 2025 | Technology | The Guardian

Dutch politicians have voted through a motion calling on the country to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars… Read More

What happens when a family eats only organic food for two weeks?

A Swedish family has eaten only organic food for two weeks as part of a study conducted by The Swedish… Read More

Ingo @ Green Living Show: Smarter House Design – Affordable And Sustainable Homes For New Zealand

I will be presenting at the Green Living Show 2015 at the ASB Showgrounds, Greenlane, Room 3, 10:30 am on Sunday 28… Read More

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

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

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

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