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[16 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

A house built in Canada has been claimed to be Canada’s greenest home. The sustainable construction contains a number of green measures to make sure it is environmentally-friendly. This includes solar panels on its roof and a human waste composter in the basement. The building itself which is in the Peterborough area, is also made […]

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[19 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]

A sustainable estate in South Tyneside has been nominated for a top national green award. Sinclair Meadows, near the Laygate area, has beaten 300 other projects to get down to the last six in the Development of the Year (Small Schemes) category of the UK Housing Awards 2013. The first ‘carbon negative’ housing development of […]