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Plugging into a green future

  ENERGY provider ActewAGL has signed an agreement to supply Better Place’s electric-car charging network in Canberra. The $60 million, 10-year deal is the largest renewable energy agreement of its kind in Australia. The energy will be drawn from sources such as wind, hydro and solar. “Better Place has always been committed to supplying our […]

Veggies keep kids in the zone

KIDS are more likely to eat vegetables if they’re involved in planting, growing, harvesting and cooking them, says Molly Henson. The environmental science teacher at Duffy Primary School  says her pupils love getting their hands dirty in the school’s large “eco-zone”. “The kids do everything,” says Molly. “They really enjoy being outside, in nature, and […]