Oil

Everything is NOT awesome.

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

LEGO signed a new long-term contact with Shell in 2011, but Greenpeace has just come out with a new campaign, releasing the very emotive video shown above.

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Breaking down biofuels

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

Are biofuels are a green saviour or red herring when it comes to oil alternatives?

Olive Leaf Extract

The olive branch

Wednesday, 17 April 2013

Try a few teaspoons a day of Olive Leaf Extract and you'll notice a significant boost in your immune system - perfect as we come into the cooler months of winter.

James Price Point

Woodside abandons James Point Project

Friday, 12 April 2013

Woodside has decided to not go ahead with the controversial James Price Point project.

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Versus: oils aint oils

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Which oil comes up trumps when it comes to the environment and our health?

Arctic peril

Arctic peril

Friday, 8 June 2012

Nowhere are the implications of the climate crisis more visible than in the Arctic. And it's attracting various powers looking for oil and other resources that will be discovered with the melting ice.

mowers

Three of the best: push reel mowers

Monday, 2 January 2012

Push reel mowers have changed in 20 years, and they’re now very easy to push! Perfect if you only have a small lawn to maintain, there’s no need for petrol, plus they’re so quiet you can even hear the phone ring.

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Daryl Hannah: The actress & the activist

Tuesday, 2 August 2011

Surrounded by the glitzy façade of Hollywood, Daryl Hannah’s real world is an eco-escape of green thumbs, biodiesel and environmental activism.

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The three peaks

Friday, 15 July 2011

We have a tendency to treat our home planet like there’s no tomorrow. But it’s time to wake up to the three-pronged resource crisis – shortages of oil, water and food – that experts say lies just around the bend.

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How much petroleum is hiding in your cosmetics? Let’s find out.

Monday, 25 July 2011

Take a look at the labels on your cosmetics - do they have byproducts of the petrol-making process in there? Our challenge this month is to ditch those and find some eco-friendly and healthy replacements.

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