Monthly Archives: April 2008

a second life transition town

Just joined a transition town group within second life: a group for like minded people that are adopting a Transition Model (in RL or SL) for responding to the twin challenges of peak oil and climate change. to develop a … Continue reading

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isite radar 30 april

Prime Minister, Gordon Brown MP has become the latest politician to give his support to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) “Building a Greener Britain” campaign. (press release) Homeowners are not informed or prepared for the lifestyle changes needed to … Continue reading

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new online construction carbon calculator

A pre-design carbon calculator has been launched in a bid to boost the green credentials of the construction industry. The free online tool will allow the industry to evaluate sustainable options at the earliest stages of construction and covers various … Continue reading

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isite in second life

To enable the second life discussions around isite themes of built environment sustainability, isite now has a new meeting facility within second life courtesy of the Public Works Island. In addition to adhoc discussions with second life friends from around … Continue reading

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ecological cities

Now the Eco City World Summit 2008 has concluded there is a rich source of live blog reports, reviews and videos over at the Eco City blog.   Go view and mine the collective source of global views on the future … Continue reading

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odd link

After mentioning Thoreau … yesterday From Torontoist: “This year, a more cryptic stencil has appeared on the Humber Bay Arch Bridge, boldly proclaiming “ISBN 486-28495-6” for all to see and ponder. This International Standard Book Number turns out to be … Continue reading

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new CSR blog

Welcome to a new blog from Fabian Pattberg:  CorporateResponsibility.Net Its purpose  is to provide the reader with a selection of news items that are informative and useful without the corporate spin of a normal press release. I have signed up … Continue reading

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