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South Fremantle solar farm reaches major milestone

A proposal to build a solar farm on the former South Fremantle landfill site has taken a major step forward, with a development application being submitted to the City of Fremantle. 291 more words


Paliyars produce high quality residue-free coffee

With no financial or technical support from the government and financial sector, Paliyar living at Korankombu village (Tamil Nadu) have been producing high quality chemical residue-free coffee, using their traditional low-cost cultivation methods. 115 more words


Plea for Iowa to join U.S. Climate Alliance

Jenna Ladd | February 16, 2018

President Trump decided to remove the United States from the Paris Climate Accord in September, and since then numerous U.S. 325 more words


Crop production linked to regional changes in climate

Jenna Ladd | February 14, 2018

A new study by researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Dartmouth College detail the way intensive agriculture has influenced precipitation and temperature patterns in the midwest. 330 more words


Sustainability on a biryani platter

Inside the gazebo-style kitchen of Shabhash Biriyanis in Valasaravakkam, Mudassir, the head cook and biryani expert, deftly scatters coal, lights the firewood and mixes ingredients. Meanwhile, the other staff tirelessly pack countless takeaway boxes.   235 more words


Density by Design – WGV Net Zero Energy & Beyond

Check out the latest Density by Design video by JBA on Fremantle’s WGV as a zero net energy development – one that produces as much renewable energy as it consumes throughout the year. 17 more words