Neville Auton is Energy Manager at the Dunedin City Council. Neville works an ‘internal consultant’ within the Council, helping managers of the various business units to identify energy savings. He talks about the huge reduction in impacts already being realised and the potential for more savings without affecting services to the city’s citizens.
Shane’s number of the week: 13.6. The British honeybee population declined by 13.6% over the past winter, rising to a more severe 17.1% in the north-east of the country. This is despite weather conditions that should have favoured the bees. The cause appears to be a class of pesticides – the neonicotinoids.
Sam’s joined up thinking: Sam argues that the chaotic card game Fluxx is a great introduction to sustainability (more>>).