Lighting up Timor-Leste

Lighting up Timor-Leste

In off-grid rural areas of Timor-Leste, solar energy is often the only electrical option to facilitate the provision of essential services. Electricity provides light to study for exams or to deliver a baby at night, power to recharge phones and operate computers and printers, and energy for record-keeping and printing educational materials.

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Sanctuary 48 out now: Sustainable House Day special

Sanctuary 48 out now: Sustainable House Day special

The new issue of Sanctuary showcases some of Australia's most interesting sustainable homes, many of which are open for visits on Sustainable House Day, 15 September. We also explore forward-thinking playspace design, give you a guide to finding a green builder, and present a new feature, 'On the drawing board', with architect Matt Elkan.

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Great reads of 2018

Great reads of 2018

Looking for a Christmas present, or some engaging reading for yourself over the summer? Here's a roundup of some of the inspiring books on design and sustainable living that we've reviewed in Sanctuary this year.

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Sanctuary 43 out now

Sanctuary 43 out now

Sanctuary 43 is here, with a special ‘teeny tiny homes’ feature: five inspiring tiny-footprint homes where you can live well with less.

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