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10 easy ways you can save water today

Published: 15 March 2017

All Aucklanders have been asked to reduce their water use by 20 litres per day until the end of March – here are some practical tips to help you achieve that target.

Solar robot race launches energy efficiency project in Papakura

Published: 14 March 2017

The Energy Efficient Communities Project, a partnership between Entrust, Auckland Council and Vector, will deliver free hot water heat control units, up to 15,000 LED lightbulbs, and energy advice to homeowners in Papakura and Takanini.

Storm update: West Auckland flooding incidents

Published: 11 March 2017

Significant localised flooding in West Auckland as a result of today’s heavy rainfall has seen a large-scale emergency response that will continue throughout the evening.

Meet waste champion Naomi Roberts

Published: 3 March 2017

This WasteWise advisor's passion for helping others reduce what they send to landfill all started with the incentive of a $20 Pak'nSave voucher.

Stepping up our climate game

Published: 3 March 2017

Malcolm Shield is the City of Vancouver’s Climate Policy Manager, who is currently working with C40.

Rehabilitation through recycling

Published: 3 March 2017

A transformative rehabilitation project at Paremoremo Auckland Prison is reducing waste sent to landfill and upskilling inmates for a life outside.