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Inside London's New Subterranean Urban Farm

The farm, located 115 feet below a busy South London street, uses hydroponic techniques to grow pesticide-free crops

http://www.citylab.com/tech/2015/07/inside-londons-new-subterranean-urban-farm/397454/

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Lessons learned from Europe (Part Two)

Apologies Part 2 has been somewhat delayed; unsurprisingly I came back to quite a backlog that I am still trying to get through!

As I said in Part 1, density is an essential ingredient in creating sustainable and liveable cities, but this comes with an important qualifier: the… 581 more words

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Proudly Made in Bangladesh - Approaches towards Sustainable Fashion in a developing country

Last week I had super rush for my first ever join publication “Proudly Made in Bangladesh- Approaches towards Sustainable Fashion in a developing country… 271 more words

Fair-trade

What is B.I.M and how can it lead to Sustainable Development ?

BIM is an evolving concept that uses technology to create extraordinarily detailed 3D models of a building’s innards and overall structure.  One of its aims is to better marry design intent and actual construction.  724 more words

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Talking Point: Human herd eating the planet | The Mercury

http://m.themercury.com.au/news/opinion/talking-point-human-herd-eating-the-planet/story-fnj4f64i-1227417085938

We are using up all our planet’s resources, when it is completely avoidable and unnecessary. Everything suffers because of our illogical, thoughtless actions. We put money and profit before… 26 more words

Ethics

Have you heard of the Australian Climate Roundtable?

On Monday the Australian Climate Roundtable released a set of Policy Principles for Climate Policy, yet this announcement has rated little mention in the media. Is this surprising given the number of press releases on climate change and the fact that so many of these are thinly veiled lobbying for or against a certain climate initiative? 236 more words

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