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There’s a reason why you want more plants in your home

By Samantha van Egmond, 13 October 2021, Sydney Morning Herald Most of us feel good in nature, so it’s no surprise that spending more time indoors tends to have the reverse effect. Research shows [...]

October 29th, 2021|Air Quality, Health & Wellbeing, Living Design, News, Biophilia|

Agrivoltaics: growing opportunities for Aussie farmers

By Robin Mellon, 11 October 2021, The Fifth Estate The use of solar photovoltaics (PV) is gaining momentum globally, and Australia is particularly fertile ground as sufficient sunlight falls to supply the nation’s [...]

Australian first biosolar green roof study at Barangaroo leads the way for climate resilient cities

MEDIA RELEASE, Sydney 23 August 2021: The positive impact of enhancing typical solar panel installations with green roofs has been confirmed by the results of Australia’s most comprehensive study, which shows benefits across energy savings, CO2 reduction and a significant increase [...]

‘Study finds green roofs make solar panels more efficient’

ABC News, by Ursula Malone, 24 August 2021 Two identical office buildings side by side in Sydney's Barangaroo provided a perfect opportunity for solar energy researchers to test a long-held hunch. Would surrounding rooftop [...]

August 25th, 2021|Urban Greening, Urban Heat, Biodiversity, Media|

‘Designing Urban Jungles With Junglefy’

Design Your Life Podcast: From Lego to Skyscrapers, with Vince Frost Designing Urban Jungles with Junglefy Junglefy cultivates critical connections between people, places and plants. From helping botanist Patrick Blanc to build and [...]

August 10th, 2021|News, Opinion, Urban Greening, Biophilia, Living Infrastructure|