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Environmentally Friendly Remote Control Light Bulbs

The new light bulbs by Sharp Corporation have high energy efficiency, a long service life (40,000 hours), and are free of hazardous mercury. In addition, when hooked up to a circuit, you can adjust the colour temperature of all of them with a wireless remote control.

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Marquette Turner Luxury Homes eMag: 2009 July 24-26 weekend edition

The Marquette Turner Luxury Homes eMag for this weekend features real estate news, including luxury real estate, sydney real estate, and queensland real estate, as well as lasagna and apple crumble recipes, eco-system green bathroom, health news about how noise can kill you, the View from the Bridge by Michael Marquette on real estate agent lies, and the good cause is about Juvenile Diabetes. There’s great quotes too.

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Eco-Friendly: Your Bathroom can be an Eco-System

Designer Jun Yasumoto has created one, using the principles of phyto-purification, a filtering process that recycles the water that is wasted. Normally used in ecological purification systems, an organic system re-cycles the water from the shower and basin allowing it to be reused.

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Environment: What is You Ecological Footprint?

Your Ecological Footprint is the measurement used to calculate how much human pressure we place on our planet. Christine Watson calculated hers and was quite horrified with the result.

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2009 July 17 – Marquette Turner Luxury Homes eMagazine

The weekend edition of the Marquette Turner Luxury Homes eMagazine for July 17, 2009 contains great articles on luxury real estate, sydney real estate, Running with the Bulls in Spain, Californian beach house architecture; Michael Marquette overcoming his sporting ability, interior design focussing on living rooms, a look at clean coal and the environment, Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France and Livestrong, a chicken recipe, quotes and much more.

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How Clean is Clean Coal? Fossil Fuels and Sustainable Resources

Michael Marquette continues to look at sustainable resources. The term “clean coal” is used to refer to any process used at a new or existing facility which will significantly reduce sulfur dioxide emissions or other green house gases in the fight against global warming.

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Green Resources: Is Nuclear Power the Answer for Australia?

Michael Marquette, Australian real estate agent, looks at whether nuclear power is a green option, environmentally friendly and a sustainable resource. Quite clearly, solar power and wind energy are the better options for harnessing.

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Alternative Energy: Why isn’t Australia Leading the “Green” Charge for Solar & Wind

Given the location and size of Australia it is possible that we could lead the world in solar and wind technology. We live on the largest island in the World, have the 7th largest land mass of any country, we are surrounded by ocean and have a population of just over 21.84 million people. We […]

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Australian Real Estate: How to Receive Insulation Rebates

Having started on 1 July 2009, Australian homeowners are able to receive financial assistance – the Homeowner Insulation Rebate – an  incentive to eco renovate. Effective insulation keeps the heat in and keeps the cold out during the winter, and assists in regulating the cool air in your home during the summer, thus benefiting from reducing your requirements for artificial heating.

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Architecture: Carbon Neutral Living at Co-Op Canyon

Co-Op Canyon, a conceptual design created by Standard Architects, is inspired by the cliff dwellings of the Anasazi Indians has been designed as a sustainable, carbon netural environment for 1000 habitants.

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