Can you cut 1 Tonne of carbon pollution out of your life?Take the challenge
As a massive fan of the BBC’s Grand Designs and the ABC’s Gardening Australia, I’m always excited to see inspiration for how to make my own home more sustainable, or how I would design the perfect low-carbon home in the future.
Here's a short collection of a few gems to get you started.
The Crossway Eco Home, situated near Staplehurst, which is one of the UK's first "zero-carbon" homes:
Grand Designs host Kevin McCloud discusses his UK eco-village project:
15 homes made from shipping containers:
Off-the-grid home in urban Sydney!
Awesome inner-city garden that waters itself :
What environmentally friendly features does your home have? Let us know in the comments below!
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