Farmer uses lemongrass ‘foam’ to produce eco-friendly boards

Farmer uses lemongrass ‘foam’ to produce eco-friendly boards By Marty McCarthy Sunday, 19th March 2017 Source: Swellnet – Farmer uses lemongrass foam to produce eco-friendly boards A Gold Coast farmer has dropped in on the surfboard manufacturing industry, by growing lemongrass and … Continued

The ‘grid scale’ battery installation opened in Somerset UK

The ‘grid scale’ battery installation opened in Somerset UK By Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy 7th December 2016 Source:The ‘grid scale’ battery installation opened in Somerset UK Combined solar and battery installation has the capacity to provide power … Continued

Global carbon emissions have stalled: good news, but is it good enough?

Global carbon emissions have stalled: good news, but is it good enough? By Climate Council 21st November 2016 Original story: Global carbon emissions have stalled good news but is it good enough While the last few weeks have seen widespread uncertainty around the future … Continued

Nations agree to ban refrigerants that worsen climate change

Nations agree to ban refrigerants that worsen climate change By Nature October 2016 Use of heat-trapping hydrofluorocarbons to be cut sharply under ozone treaty. Gleb Garanich / REUTERS Negotiators from 197 countries have reached a historic agreement to reduce emissions of … Continued

Historic airline emissions agreement could be good news for forests

Historic airline emissions agreement could be good news for forests By Conservation International October 2016 Last week, 191 nations agreed on a plan to offset emissions from international air travel, committing to carbon-neutral growth starting in 2020. The resolution may … Continued

The Netherlands’ Tallest Timber Tower to be Built in Amsterdam

The Netherlands’ Tallest Timber Tower to be Built in Amsterdam By Archdaily October 2016 The municipality of Amsterdam has selected Team V Architectuur with Lingotto, Nicole Maarsen and ARUP to design HAUT, a 73 meter (240 foot) residential tower located … Continued

A Hot Tale by Wally Wallaby

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A Hot Tale by Wally Wallaby Poem by Frank Mills © 2016 Wally was out nibbling his forest grass Eating the sweetest as as he hopped past Smelling some smoke he lifted his head It’s a bush fire which bush creatures dread. … Continued

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