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Serious Water Savings

In a rental, or when you can’t afford to invest in greywater systems and rainwater tanks, there are still many things you can to do save water in your household. 864 more words

Gardening And Food Production

Greywater and Rainwater Harvesting

I love this article on these bits of tech; I couldn’t put it better myself.


I’ve no idea at this stage which I’ll plump for, or indeed whether I’ll have both, but I’ll definitely have at least one!


Klosterenga: Oslo, Norway

Excerpted from a case study written by Sharon Boddy for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Klosterenga, a 35-unit residential apartment building located in Oslo, Norway, shows how well-thought-out building design coupled with a wide range of energy-and water-conserving features can reduce energy and water use.  69 more words

Waste Management

is recycle-ready plumbing on its way to our homes?

We hear increasingly about water scarcity and droughts. There are even debates about who owns the water in the lakes and oceans in and around countries. 569 more words

Mecc Interiors

Laundry water your trees

I’ve been trying to figure out for a couple of years now: how to get my laundry water out to the garden to water the trees. 72 more words


The iShack Project in Enkanini, Stellenbosch, South Africa

SAMSET project team members, municipal project partners and attendees from the CPD course “Energy and Sustainable Urban Energy Transitions in Africa” visited Enkanini on the 19th November 2014. 365 more words