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Posts from ‘November, 2014’

16 Million new homes in the space we already have.

  8 Million people want to move…downsize / upsize use that momentum to kickstart something new? That’s 8M homes that would be available if the capital from those homes were released into a new nationwide scheme to manufacture flatpack passive tiny homes, manufacture biogas kitchens at scale for UK Scotland Wales & renovate & live [...]

Warrington newtown – ha ha – BIKEAT – taking care of the forests

  Special offer … limited time availability. How to pause & remake global forests while changing a familiar global brand before it runs out of resources using 2 letters. B & T Incase you have missed the news – half the worlds forests are gone and half are flaming away nicely. No worries – There [...]

Pop pop pop – the sound of permaculture seed bombs

“If we throw mother nature out the window, she comes back in the door with a pitchfork.”  ― Masanobu Fukuoka Masanobu Fukuoka was a Japanese farmer and philosopher celebrated for his natural farming and re-vegetation of desertified lands. He created a particular method of farming, commonly referred to as “Natural Farming” or “Do-nothing Farming” Roll [...]

Coast to Coast innovation – them up North do make good sense.

The Great Northern Cities – Coast to Coast – Innovation power houses. Bye heck gromit there’s some interesting stuff going on in these northern regions. Big meeting soon – Panel Confirmed: Sir Richard Leese, Leader, Manchester City Council Ed Cox, Director, IPPR North Lynda Shillaw, Property Chief Executive, MAG Chris Hallam, Infrastructure Partner, Pinsent Masons [...]

The worlds first ZERO CARBON airport

  As always – keeping you upto speed in the world of thinking dif. Dif thinking is about dif design. And Dif Design is about doing the opposite of Daft design. And todays dif design.. Old aircraft, stacked up for low energy living. Celebrating the beginning of the luxury camping explosion around the world. Crikey [...]