Evolving Port

Port Melbourne and Fishermans Bend continue to change. Houses are changed or demolished and new houses take their place. New forms of housing are created. Port Houses records some of these changes.

Friday, September 6, 2013

Sustainable Houses in Port Melbourne

This Port Melbourne house - with solar panels, water capture, locally indigenous garden, lemon tree, edible garden out the back, and a fence that encourages neighbourly interaction - shows how attractively such features can be incorporated.
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Some people say that sustainability is an over used word that has lost its meaning. The ten principles of One Planet Living offer an accessible framework for sustainable living that incorporates the social and cultural dimensions of life. 



2 comments:

  1. Hi
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  2. Found your site full of interest and glad to see the approach you are taking to sustainable building practices.

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