If you didn't make it to Green architecture day 2015 in Brighton, you can still catch the talks online in Brighton Permaculture Trust's video archive. Watch the speakers discuss sustainable materials, straw bale building, eco renovation, waste, hempcrete, rammed earth, and community energy: brightonpermaculture.org.uk/gad2015
Many an interesting conversation was had with Jake from Ecotecture last week as we discussed the philosophy, the potential, the politics and the practicalities of cohousing. We also got to look at one of thier current 'green architecture' project builds underway right behind their office in Haywards Heath.
Hello! I joined Sussex Cohousing in the Spring of 2013 because I want to live sustainably and communally. I lived in a co-operative in Switzerland for 2 years and loved the atmosphere, skills sharing and relationships I built there. It was just a wonderful, magical way of life. My main skills lie in communication (real listening, congruence, empathy), administration, organisation and facilitation. I also bring to the group a very strong work ethic, a positive attitude and a