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Top 5 items Sydney doesn’t know how to recycle Sustainable living

Top 5 items Sydney doesn’t know how to recycle

Tips to help you dispose of unwanted goods responsibly.

Move your garage sale online Sustainable living

Move your garage sale online

Staying safe on the Garage Sale Trail in 2020.

Sydney green thumbs show us 6 diverse community gardens Sustainable living

Sydney green thumbs show us 6 diverse community gardens

These shared spaces across the city are doing more than providing organic crops. They’re growing community connections too.

8 birds to spot in Sydney Local ecology

8 birds to spot in Sydney

More than 120 bird species visit or live in our city. Have you spotted these feathered friends? The Aussie Backyard Bird Count is on 19 to 25 October.

How to negotiate the best GreenPower electricity deal Waste, energy and water

How to negotiate the best GreenPower electricity deal

What to ask and what to watch out for in your renewable electricity plan

Lighting our city spaces over darker days Waste, energy and water

Lighting our city spaces over darker days

We’ve upgraded our pools and community centres to make them even more energy efficient.

Watch: A Farmer, a sheep shearer, a cricket coach – meet the Gamiliroi country locals benefiting from GreenPower projects Waste, energy and water

Watch: A Farmer, a sheep shearer, a cricket coach – meet the Gamiliroi country locals benefiting from GreenPower projects

See one of the places the City of Sydney buys electricity from - Sapphire Wind Farm near Inverell in northern NSW.

Explain it quickly: How to go renewable without rooftop solar Sustainable living

Explain it quickly: How to go renewable without rooftop solar

Even if you’re renting, you can go 100% renewable. Learn about GreenPower and power purchase agreements.

How to switch to renewable energy if you rent Sustainable living

How to switch to renewable energy if you rent

It’s faster and easier than you think. Learn about GreenPower.

Kua shows Sydney consumers the future with zero-waste coffee Sustainable living

Kua shows Sydney consumers the future with zero-waste coffee

A Chippendale coffee start-up shows how circular business models can benefit the environment and communities in Sydney and Uganda.

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