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How dirty is dirty?

A no-details-spared account of dramatically cutting back the weekly wash.
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Grapes of Wrath

Australia’s wines result from the right soil and climate
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Attenbourough's way

Our exclusive chat with naturalist & broadcaster David Attenbourough.
Making-green-mainstream

Mainstream green

Why we need to green up the entire market instead of buying eco-products.

Features

Bizarre Alternative Source Of Energy

Check out these bizarre source of energy.

Solar-Powered BBQ

An eco-friendly inflatable BBQ that reaches 260◦c in under five minutes.

Earthships

100% off the grid with a near-zero carbon footprint.

Garden

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Lead In Your Garden Soil

Risk of contaminated soils may change the way we need to garden and live.

Grey Water - what it is and how to use it

Here's how to get the most out of the water around your home.
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Native plants

There's lots of benefits to decking out your garden with native species.

Instant Expert

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Standby power

Appliances can act as energy vampires, secretly sucking up extra power.
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Green power

Become an instant expert with this guide to green power.
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Instant expert: Mining Resources Tax

Digging up the facts of a minerals resources tax.

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Ask G

Lots of blue downlights

Ask G: Why are downlights power hungry?

A single downlight doesn't provide much light.
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Ask G: Turning lights on and off

Does turning a light on and off use more energy than just leaving it on?
Halogen downlight

Ask G: The difference between room and task lighting

Choose the right type of lighting for your needs.

Reviews

Revolution: A must watch

Rob Stewart’s new documentary ‘Revolution’ will blow you away.

Gemtree Wines

Choosing the right kind of sustainable vineyard can be very rewarding

Six ways to add style and save power - use louvres in your home.

Six ways to use Louvres in your home.