The Basin Plan has come some way in restoring some flows to the Barwon-Darling, but unless we find a way to restore more of the low and medium flows to this system we are likely witnessing Australia’s worst environmental disaster. ow.ly/88re50ke5nF... See MoreSee Less
10 countries leading the charge on renewable energy. bit.ly/11leadHow good is this?!
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If you use air conditioning, set your thermostat as high as you feel comfortable in summer (24 – 26 degrees Celsius). Each one degree below during the summer months increases energy usage by around ten per cent.
A great way to reduce the cost of using air conditioning is to supplement it with ceiling fans. Once your space has cooled down, turn your fans on and save energy.
An analysis concluded that Earth’s oceans are heating up 40 percent faster on average than a United Nations panel estimated five years ago, a finding with dire implications for climate change.
A festival with a difference - with earth and humanity at its core.
Newkind Festival Being held at the Marion Bay Falls Festival Site, the Newkind 2019 lineup includes representatives from the Bob Brown Foundation, Amnesty International, Welcome to Australia, Local Futures, Sustainability Australia and the Australia Youth Climate Coalition.
A ticket to Newkind includes all your meals and airport transfers. No markets, no food stalls. Everything is included. You won't need to buy anything, cos there's nothing there for sale!
Conference topics include economic justice, gender equality, decolonisation of the arts, climate change, participatory democracy, education and a host of other related themes, which presenters and participants will explore in discussion panels, facilitated debriefs, 1-on-1 mentorship sessions and keynote lectures.
Book your ticket on the website and know that we will pick you up from Hobart Airport on the 19th and take you back on the 24th.
Full Daily Schedule Available to Download at www.newkindfestival.com
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Can we do Solar Gardens in Australia - yes we can!
Today Community Power Agency, the Institute for Sustainable Future at UTS and almost 20 other project partners released our final report on the Social Access Solar Gardens project. See a great write up at One Step Off the Grid.