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The Brown Energy White Paper

Having just finished wading through the Australian Government Department of Industry and Commerce’s Energy White Paper (The White Paper) I can tell you it seems to have been written in a way to dissuade readers. 940 more words


Recycled treasures

The Splash Into… teams tries to embrace sustainability into their day to day programs.   61 more words


X is for Xenarthra - Armadillos

Xenarthra is a superorder of animals, the word literally means ‘strange joints’ or joints that have unusual articulation, and animals this includes are Folivra (sloths etc.), Pilosa (anteaters etc.) and Angulata (armadillos etc.). 659 more words


Sweden Runs Out Of Garbage: Only 1% Ends Up In Landfills

Something incredible has been taking place in Sweden over the past several years, somewhat of a “recycling revolution,” if you will. Currently less than one percent of the garbage produced in Swedish homes ends up in the landfill today, with the other ninety-nine percent being recycled or composted. 6 more words



Consumption is a double-edged sword: we as consumers have the power to influence and shape the fashion industry by speaking with our dollars, by choosing NOT to buy fast fashion, or from companies who are not transparent, but on the flip side, consumption will not change everything. 32 more words


Egg now back in one piece after making the omelette. Hafod y Llan Hydro landscape after 18 months

John Howarth has kindly sent me these images of the landscape of the Hafod y Llan hydro after 18 months. The recolonisation of the landscape after such a short time shows what careful planning, contractor selection and the NT Rangers can do 121 more words

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Earth Day 2015 - How The Environment Is Still Under Threat

There are now fewer mountain gorillas in the wild than footballers in the Premier League of UK soccer.

Earth Day celebrated its 45th anniversary and has been a trending topic across the globe and more than one billion people take part each year.  381 more words