Take the Carbon Challenge 2012!

The Carbon Challenge asks Canberrans to further reduce their carbon footprints! No matter where you stand on the path towards sustainability, you can always go further. The Carbon Challenge encourages individuals and households to step outside their comfort zones and commit to new, self-nominated challenges.


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Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Making Salami – 10 August, 2pm-5pm @ Griffith Butchers: 4 years, 8 months ago

Dip your toes into the world of charcuterie in this salami making workshop with Canberra’s favourite free-range butcher, Richard Odell.  Richard is hosting the workshop in his butchery in Griffith where he will show you the process involved in preserving meat and guide you through the process of [...]

Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: How to knit – Tuesday 25th June, 6pm-7pm @ CEC: 4 years, 8 months ago

Making your own clothes is easy when you know how to knit.  Jumpers, scarves and beanies just the way you like them… because you made them!  Join us in this introductory lesson that will have you on the road to jumper glory in no time.


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Ecoaction posted an update 4 years, 8 months ago

Just two weeks of the carbon challenge to go! An easy way to bump up your points in these final days is to send in your before and after electricity bills – you’ll receive 250 points per bill!

Canberra’s starting to get a little chilly as the zero degree mornings settle in! How cold does your house get overnight? There are many simple ways to retrofit your house, and keep it warmer overnight during […]

Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop TODAY: Home retro-fitting – Tuesday 4th June, 6.00pm-7.30pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 8 months ago

Retrofitting is a way of making your home more comfortable and energy efficient by making some simple adjustments.  ABC TV’s Carbon Cop Lish Fejer joins us once more to help you get the most out of your living space, save money and reduce your carbon footprint.


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