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New York Park reinvented

Repurposing our transport highways 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Design

Plastic Bag ban one step closer - both locally and nationally

Last week Freo Council passed its plastic bag local law for what i hope will be the last time! We have gone through it a few times before but the law banning single use plastic bagged has been blocked by the State government on a technicalities which I am confident have now been addressed. 443 more words

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Sustainable Furniture...

Sustainable furniture is furniture which has been built in a way which is deemed sustainable, meaning that it is environmentally friendly. Companies may independently determine that their products adhere to sustainability guidelines, or they may pursue certification through an organization which conducts audits and inspections to verify claims that products are sustainable. 171 more words

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What is a combined Heat and Power system? (Co-generation)

How does CHP work?

A conventional power plant makes electricity by a fairly inefficient process. A fossil fuel such as oil, coal, or natural gas is burned in a giant… 131 more words

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Combined Heat and Power Plant...

I’ve found this Image of the ESF gateway center a sectional elevation, giving me a more understanding of how they have used a combined heat and power plant within the design. 46 more words

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