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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

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

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.

Recycle It Saturday: Our new drop-off event

Give household items like old clothes, polystyrene and electronics a new lease of life.

Have your say on barriers to installing green infrastructure in your apartment building

If you own or rent an apartment, town house or villa in NSW we invite you to take part in this survey.

Volunteers build bikes for essential workers and Sydney’s most vulnerable

The Bicycle Garden gets bikes to those who need them the most

7 easy recycling tips while at home

Be the planet’s best ally during self-isolation.

GreenPower: what is it and how do I get it?

Whether you own or rent, you can opt for electricity from renewable sources and help build more solar and wind farms in regional NSW.

See how a City grant can bring your green dreams to life

Our new interactive map showcases how enviro funding helps cut emissions, save money and create a greener city.

1 significant action you can take on climate change today

As bushfires rage and donations are made, many people ask what more they can do. Start by checking your electricity plan.

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