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-<big>'''Welcome to Greenlivingpedia'''</big>+{| align="right"
 +|
 +<googlemap lat="-37.800561" lon="144.975586" zoom="11" width="300" height="300">
 +-37.814132, 144.966713, [[CH2 building]]<br>[[Image:CH2 exterior.jpg|90px]]
 +-37.804859, 144.960415, [[60L green building]]<br>[[Image:60L streetscape.jpg|90px]]
 +-37.870013, 144.982297, [[St Kilda Ecohouse]]<br>[[Image:StKildahouse.jpg|90px]]
 +-37.766589, 144.983316, [[CERES EcoHouse]]<br>[[Image:Ceres house panels.jpg|90px]]
 +-37.806326, 144.956961, [[Queen Victoria Market]]<br>[[Image:Victoria Market roof array.jpg|90px]]
 +</googlemap>
 +|-
 +|Use the controls to access, move and zoom the map
 +|}
-'''Greenlivingpedia''' is for sharing information on green living, now and for the future. This is a '''wiki''', so you can create and edit content to share information and collaborate with others on how we can lighten our footprint on the planet and live in harmony with nature and our environment.+Welcome to '''Greenlivingpedia''', a free resource for sharing information on green living, now and for the future. This is a '''wiki''', so you can create and edit content to share information and collaborate with others on how we can lighten our footprint on the planet and live in harmony with nature and our environment. You can also publish original information in a protected article if you wish. Our goal is to provide an information resource initially focusing on sustainable housing and building, but contributions on other topics are welcome too.
 +<br>
 +<!-- Get involved box -->
 +{| style="border-spacing:8px;margin:0px -8px"
 +|class="MainPageBG" style="width:100%;border:1px solid #cef2e0;background-color:#f5fffa;vertical-align:top;color:#000" |
 +{|width="100%" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="5" style="vertical-align:top;background-color:#f5fffa"
 +!
 +<h2 style="margin:0;background-color:#cef2e0;font-size:120%;font-weight:bold;border:1px solid #a3bfb1;text-align:left;color:#000;padding:0.2em 0.4em;">Get involved - create or edit an article right now!</h2>
 +|-
 +|style="color:#000"|We are [[Special:Recentchanges|currently editing]] over '''[[Special:Allpages|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}} articles]]'''. These are our '''[[Special:Popularpages|popular pages]]''', '''[[Special:Newpages|new pages]]''' and '''[[Special:Statistics|site statistics]]'''<br />
 +|-
 +|style="color:#000"|Your contributions are welcome, you can create and edit articles directly from your web browser. You can also '''[http://www.greenlivingpedia.org/index.php?title=Special:Userlogin&type=signup create an account]''' or '''[[Special:Userlogin|log in]]''' if you have an existing account.<br>
 +Start an article about your sustainable building project or other green living topic today!<br>
 +Never edited a wiki? Edit our '''[[Greenlivingpedia:Sandbox|sandbox]]''' to give it a try.
 +|}
 +|}
 +<!-- End of Get involved box -->
 +'''Search for an article or keywords'''
 +<inputbox>
 +type=search
 +bgcolor=#ECFFE6
 +</inputbox>
 +<br>
 +'''Create a new article'''
 +<inputbox>
 +type=create
 +bgcolor=#eeeeff
 +</inputbox>
 +<br>
 +== Featured articles ==
 +{{Featured articles}}
 +::'''[[Template:Featured articles|Add a featured article]]'''
== Topics == == Topics ==
-* [[Sustainable houses]]+{|width="100%" align="center" cellpadding="4" style="text-align:left; background-color: transparent;"
-* [[Green computing]]+| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:List of sustainable buildings.jpg|81px
-* [[Ecovillages ]]+default [[List of sustainable buildings]]
-* [[Solar Passive Design]]+desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[List of sustainable buildings]]</span>'''<br />Sustainable house and building projects
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Directory.jpg|51px
 +default [[Directory]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Directory]]</span>'''<br />Information and commercial services
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Green-living-news.jpg|55px
 +default [[Green living news]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Green living news]]</span>'''<br />News items on green living
 + 
 +|-
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Compact fluoro.png|81px
 +default [[Energy saving tips]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Energy saving tips]]</span>'''<br />Start saving energy
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Green products.jpg|81px
 +default [[Products|Green products]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Products]]</span>'''<br />For green building and living
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Zonbu 3.jpg|91px
 +default [[Green computing]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Green computing]]</span>'''<br />Energy saving computing
 + 
 +|-
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Ecovillage.jpg|51px
 +default [[Ecovillages]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Ecovillages]]</span>'''<br />Ecovillage developments
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Solar power 2.jpg|75px
 +default [[Solar power]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Solar power]]</span>'''<br />Start using renewable energy
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Community action.JPG|71px
 +default [[Community action]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Community action]]</span>'''<br />Taking local action
 + 
 +|-
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Green facts.jpg|75px
 +default [[Green facts]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Green facts]]</span>'''<br />Interesting green facts
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Recycling.jpg|61px
 +default [[Recycling]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Recycling]]</span>'''<br />What and how you can recycle
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Water tanks.jpg|75px
 +default [[Water conservation]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +|width="33%" | '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Water conservation]]</span>'''<br />Using rainwater and greywater
 + 
 +|-
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Climate change globe.jpg|75px
 +default [[Climate change]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +| '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Climate change]]</span>'''<br />Real action on climate change
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Video icon.jpg|75px
 +default [[Videos]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +| '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Videos]]</span>'''<br />On green living green building
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Cycling event bunch.jpg|75px
 +default [[Green sports and recreation]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +| '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Green sports and recreation]]</span>'''<br />To reduce your impact
 + 
 +|-
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Greenprint banner.jpg|150px
 +default [[Greenprint]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +| '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Greenprint]]</span>'''<br />Create a vision for a sustainable future
 + 
 +| align="center" | <imagemap>Image:Tasmanian forest.jpg|65px
 +default [[Forest friendly timber]]
 +desc none</imagemap>
 +| '''<span class="plainlinks">[[Forest friendly timber]]</span>'''<br />To save our forests
 + 
 +|}
 +<br>
 + 
 +== Some tips on how to use Greenlivingpedia ==
 +* Use the '''navigation bar''' on the left to access pages.
 +* Use the '''[[ Greenlivingpedia:Searching‎|search box]]''' on the left to find information. Use the '''Go''' button to go to an article and the '''Search''' button to search for articles containing the text you enter.
 +* Browse the '''[[Special:Categories|categories]]''' to find articles on specific topics.
 +* Read the '''[[Help:Contents|help pages]]''' to find out how to name and create aricles, format text, upload and link to images and other information.
 +* Read our '''[[community guidelines]]''' for more information about using Greenlivingpedia.
 +* Have a look at our list of '''[[Special:Wanted pages|wanted pages]]''' and create one.
 +* Contribute more content to '''[[:Category:Stub article|stub articles]]
 +* Use the '''[[Greenlivingpedia:Sandbox|sandbox]]''' to experiment with editing pages. Have a go!
 +<br>
 + 
 +== New articles ==
 +{{New articles}}
 +::'''[[Template:New articles|Display a new article]]'''
 + 
 +== Gallery==
 +Click on the '''text link''' below the image to go to the article.
 +<gallery>
 +Image:Asian rooftop gardens.jpg|[[Asian rooftop gardens]]
 +Image:Ceres house panels.jpg|[[CERES EcoHouse‎]]
 +Image:StKildahouse.jpg|[[St Kilda Ecohouse]]
 +Image:Millerton roundhouse winter.jpg|[[Millerton round house]]
 +Image:Fukuoka green roof.jpg|[[ACROS Fukuoka building]]
 +Image:60L streetscape.jpg|[[60L green building]]
 +Image:Hawthorn West front.jpg|[[Hawthorn West house]]
 +Image:Elwood house exterior.jpg|[[Elwood house]]
 +Image:PasoSolarPanels4.JPG|[[Paso Robles house]]
 +Image:Box Hill house front.jpg|[[Box Hill house]]
 +Image:30 The Bond inside.jpg|[[30 The Bond]]
 +Image:Humpty Doo house verandah.jpg|[[Humpty Doo house]]
 +</gallery>
 +<br>
 + 
 +== Featured blogs ==
 +{| class="wikitable"
 +|-
 +| <imagemap>
 +Image:Metaefficient banner.gif|180px|thumb|Green technologies, products and buildings.
 +default [http://www.metaefficient.com/]
 +desc none
 +</imagemap>
 +| <imagemap>
 +Image:Treehugger.jpg|150px|thumb|Dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream.
 +default [http://www.treehugger.com/]
 +desc none
 +</imagemap>
 +| <imagemap>
 +Image:Wclogo.gif|240px|thumb|Tools, models and ideas for building a better future.
 +default [http://www.worldchanging.com/ Worldchanging]
 +desc none
 +</imagemap>
 +| <imagemap>
 +Image:Lifehacker.jpg|140px|thumb| Tips, shortcuts, and downloads that help you work and live smarter and more efficiently.
 +default [http://lifehacker.com/ Lifehacker]
 +desc none
 +</imagemap>
 +|}
 + 
 +==Bookmark this site==
 +<sharethis />
 + 
 +__NOTOC__

Revision as of 05:05, 8 April 2008

Use the controls to access, move and zoom the map

Welcome to Greenlivingpedia, a free resource for sharing information on green living, now and for the future. This is a wiki, so you can create and edit content to share information and collaborate with others on how we can lighten our footprint on the planet and live in harmony with nature and our environment. You can also publish original information in a protected article if you wish. Our goal is to provide an information resource initially focusing on sustainable housing and building, but contributions on other topics are welcome too.

Get involved - create or edit an article right now!

We are currently editing over 553 articles. These are our popular pages, new pages and site statistics
Your contributions are welcome, you can create and edit articles directly from your web browser. You can also create an account or log in if you have an existing account.

Start an article about your sustainable building project or other green living topic today!
Never edited a wiki? Edit our sandbox to give it a try.

Search for an article or keywords


Create a new article



Featured articles

Surrey Hills house.
Surrey Hills house.
CH2 building
CH2 building
Goongerah house
Goongerah house
Brunswick West house
Brunswick West house
Kancoona house
Kancoona house
Knoxfield house
Knoxfield house
Moonee Ponds house
Moonee Ponds house
St Kilda Ecohouse
St Kilda Ecohouse
Swinburne National Centre for Sustainability
Swinburne National Centre for Sustainability
Green building checklist
Green building checklist


Add a featured article

Topics

List of sustainable buildings
Sustainable house and building projects
Directory
Information and commercial services
Green living news
News items on green living
Energy saving tips
Start saving energy
Products
For green building and living
Green computing
Energy saving computing
Ecovillages
Ecovillage developments
Solar power
Start using renewable energy
Community action
Taking local action
Green facts
Interesting green facts
Recycling
What and how you can recycle
Water conservation
Using rainwater and greywater
Climate change
Real action on climate change
Videos
On green living green building
Green sports and recreation
To reduce your impact
Greenprint
Create a vision for a sustainable future
Forest friendly timber
To save our forests


Some tips on how to use Greenlivingpedia

  • Use the navigation bar on the left to access pages.
  • Use the search box on the left to find information. Use the Go button to go to an article and the Search button to search for articles containing the text you enter.
  • Browse the categories to find articles on specific topics.
  • Read the help pages to find out how to name and create aricles, format text, upload and link to images and other information.
  • Read our community guidelines for more information about using Greenlivingpedia.
  • Have a look at our list of wanted pages and create one.
  • Contribute more content to stub articles
  • Use the sandbox to experiment with editing pages. Have a go!


New articles

Click on the text link below the image to go to the article.

Display a new article

Gallery

Click on the text link below the image to go to the article.


Featured blogs

Green technologies, products and buildings.
Green technologies, products and buildings.
Dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream.
Dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream.
Tools, models and ideas for building a better future.
Tools, models and ideas for building a better future.
 Tips, shortcuts, and downloads that help you work and live smarter and more efficiently.
Tips, shortcuts, and downloads that help you work and live smarter and more efficiently.

Bookmark this site


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