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One investment sector thatâ€™s always been primed for growth has been renewables. Regardless of the economic crisis, global warming will increase the amount of money that will pour into this sector. What are the investment trends? And which sectors will be the winners and losers.
New technology can make public transport easier and simpler to use
Cycling is an easy and fast way to get around, but could do with some more support to make it safer.
Cycling to work is another one of those doubly-good eco-friendly ideas. As well as helping the environment, you're also saving yourself a trip to the gym.
We're back with a new challenge! This time it's ditching the car once a week. It's a great way to explore your alternatives - train, bus, bike, your own feet.
The debate about the Rudd Government's emissions trading scheme has focused on potential job losses. Claims are coming in from both sides.
The Eco-Minds program is all about charging your passion for the environment and drumming up interest in sustainability...plus the opportunity to get your hands on an awesome prize! But be quick, time is running out!
The nuclear debate is back on the agenda. Former treasurer Peter Costello says the green movement needs to embrace it and the ABARE says there is a strong business case for it. But opponents say it is too dangerous, too expensive and insufficient.
The Rudd Government's economic stimulus package seems to be good news for the environment, with more funding for insulation, bike paths, solar hot water systems and improvements to the Murray-Darling Basin. But will it deliver? The Government's track record so far has not been impressive.
If we want other people to change, first we have to show them how it's done. I hope you'll all continue leading by example and challenging yourself this year.