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Seeking sustainable sheds

Posted in Seeking by Ferne Edwards on August 21st, 2008

Now this a competition I want to enter! See news below from the latest Alternative Technology Association newsletter.

The search is on for Australia and New Zealands best sustainable shed! ReNew magazine is looking for a shed that excels in sustainability. Are you building an electric car in your shed? Have you built a water-saving device? Is your shed solar powered? Does it have its own wind turbine? Or did you build your own wind turbine in your shed? Is your shed made from recycled materials?

Competition closes 16 January 2009. The winning shed will be featured in ReNew 107 (out mid-March 2009). The competition will be judged by acclaimed shed researcher Mark Thomson, author of “Makers, Breakers & Fixers: Inside Australias Most Resourceful Sheds” and ReNew editors Jacinta Cleary and Lance Turner. The best four entries receive copies of this book.

ReNew: technology for a sustainable future is Australias premier magazine on practical sustainable living. Comprehensive articles and DIY stories provide practical information for you to use around your home.

For more details about the competition email renew or go to the Alternative Technology Association (publishers of ReNew) website,

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