Our Common Future-How common?

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Richard Knaub November 17, 2005 05:48 PM
As I read the postings on this list, I am stuck by how far afield many of them are from the issues that were raised in OUR COMMON FUTURE, the UN report which launched the sustaina…

Housing and Transportation

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Danielle Lee Redwood City November 17, 2005 05:47 PM
Peter: If you are looking for international examples, the Bay Area, CA, U.S. has a Smart Growth Strategy that links housing with transportation. ABAG (Association of Bay Area Gov…

Information on Residential Water Efficiency Rebate and Assistance Programs

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Karen Civil Canberra ACT 2601 November 17, 2005 06:55 AM
I would be interested in finding out if there has been any attempt to gather information into one place (report / website/ ?) about the residential water efficiency rebate and ass…

Life Cycle of Recyclable Materials- Display

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waverley parsons November 15, 2005 05:05 PM
Hi All, I am keen to find examples of how to display the life cycle of recyclable materials for our recycling station. Does anyone have any pictures or successful displays wh…

Procurement Weightings.

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Rennae Shirley November 15, 2005 05:07 AM
Good afternoon I was wondering if anyone has any experience with developing an environmental criteria when procuring products. For example when looking at a lifecycle analysi…

Economic Value of Retaining Local Trees

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Sue Dempster Bedford November 14, 2005 08:09 PM
I am trying to find information/research on the short term or long term dollar value of retaining local trees along road reserves and Public Open Spaces (POS) within developments.…

Articles on the Concept of Sustainability

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Jennifer Walton Fort Collins November 11, 2005 06:07 PM
I'm writing a concept explication of sustainability. If you know of any good books/articles (beyond the obvious) that you think do a good job of explaining the concept, could you …

Re-Sale Value of Sustainable Buildings

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Janelle Wallace Surry Hills (Sydney) November 10, 2005 09:45 PM
I am seeking research/data on the value of sustainable buildings around the following: Where a commercial or residential building has been retrofitted, has this changed the …

Local Native Plants - Supply and Demand

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Graeme Gibson November 09, 2005 06:43 AM
Hi Part of a project we are working on aims to increase supply (by nurseries) and demand (by the public) of local native plants in a specific area. By local native we mean pla…

Changing Residential Irrigation Behaviour

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Andre Boerema Parramatta November 08, 2005 11:31 PM
Sydney Water (Australia) is reaching the final stages of developing a landscape assessment program whereby individual residential landscapes are assessed to determine their irriga…
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