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Tim Harland |
Tuesday, 13th September 2011
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Rocket stoves are highly efficient wood fired stoves that not only reduce deforestation and greenhouse gases but also prevent respiratory diseases and related deaths. 1.6 million deaths each year are caused by smoke from cooking. The Approvecho Research Centre has pioneered the design of rocket...
 
Dr. Larry Winiarski |
Thursday, 8th September 2011
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Rocket stoves burn very hot, are energy efficient using little biomass and are almost smokeless – significant advantages for conserving wood, cooking efficiently and preventing respiratory diseases, a major problem in the two thirds world. Dr. Larry Winiarski shows you makes a clean burning rocket...
 
Alfredo Mozer |
Saturday, 3rd September 2011
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How to light a room without electricity with water filled plastic bottles. It couldn't be easier. This is a film from the Phillipines where corrugated iron roofs make homes dark 24 hours of the day. This idea could be applied to cob and adobe houses as well and of course garden sheds!  The idea was...
 
Sara Proudfoot Clinch |
Thursday, 25th August 2011
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In response to public outrage at the proposals in Jan 2011 to sell off our public forests, the government has set up an Independent Forestry Panel to decide between 2011 - 2015 what is going to happen to the remaining 33% of our public forests - however this panel still has a remit to sell 15% - so...
 
Permaculture magazine |
Wednesday, 17th August 2011
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Amazonian communities and Brazilian civil society are rising up against the alarming assault undertaken on the Amazon and its people. Eyes Of Gaia are the organizers of a wholly peaceful protest calling for everyone to support the people of the Amazon. Watch this video by the organizers, it offers...
 
Paul Wheaton |
Wednesday, 10th August 2011
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As I travel, give presentations, visit with people, even in my own forums, I encounter these people that are extremely passionate about natives only. They are very angry at me for advocating anything other than natives only. I have tried to express something that I think will help them understand...
 
PermacultureMedia |
Thursday, 28th July 2011
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It's releatively easy to rig up an array of solar panels on the roof of your shed or off-grid eco-house; it's much more difficult to store that energy so that useful amounts of it are available when the sun don't shine and you really need it for a nice warm bath! In this clip, Permaculture...
 
PermacultureMedia |
Tuesday, 19th July 2011
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At the Southdowns Green Fair, Permaculture mag headed over to the Woodland Classroom to have a chat and question time with the eco-builder and woodsman Ben Law. We all know that his local planning officers were so troublesome that it took years to get permission to build his off-grid round wood...
 
The Sustainability Centre |
Wednesday, 29th June 2011
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The Sustainability Centre in Hampshire is a former Naval communications base on the South Downs. It is now a 55 acre educational centre that offers year round courses, days out, accomodation in the forms of camping and an eco-hostel, our Green Shopping catalogue, and even has an organic café and...
 
London Permaculture |
Thursday, 2nd June 2011
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Here's a clip of the first London Permaculture Festival in 2010 including many pf the participants and workshop leaders. It was such a runaway success that the second will take place on Sat 16th July 2011 back at Cecil Sharp House in Camden, NW1. £4 admission (£3 concessions). More info at: http...
 

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