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Grand Poo Design 2.0

Grand Poo Design 2.0

Wednesday 11th September 2013, 3:00pm

As announced in our June (Winter) newsletter, we said goodbye to SDF team members Fransiska, Alexia and James who worked very hard over Semster 1 with their contributions to Poo Power! But over their break Crystal decided to seek new adventures; and Dom was...

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Grand Poo Design

Grand Poo Design

Thursday 14th March 2013, 4:00pm

Design and systemic life cycle thinking are an important element to Poo Power! As director of Eco Innovators Leyla Acaroglu recently tweeted from TED2013, “Simplistic solutions don’t solve problems they just create new ones somewhere else. Eliminate #r...

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Spring has sprung!

Spring has sprung!

Wednesday 19th September 2012, 10:20am

It’s been a while since updates and I know it’s been long overdue but let me fill you in on Poo Power!’s progress.

My national tour of ABC radio made a stop in Rockhampton QLD, and then Canberra ACT. I had the pleasure of talking to the Capricornicans on Reb...

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Poo Power! needs you

Poo Power! needs you

Saturday 14th July 2012, 1:37pm

Poo Power! is a Public Engagement with Science (PES) / Informal Science Education (ISE) project expected to launch in Summer 2012/13.  Funded by Inspiring Australia's 'Unlocking Australia's Potential' program, we're looking for a science communicator who can...

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Let's run with this!

Let's run with this!

Sunday 8th July 2012, 12:00am

Diesel is an energetic boy. When we’re out for walks he’s not happy unless the lead is fully extended, as you saw in the Leader Newspaper photos, and that's how I'm feeling with the project pulling me along enthusiastically.

These photos are available on NewsP...

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Dog Poo Project Recipient of Awesome Grant

Dog Poo Project Recipient of Awesome Grant

Wednesday 25th April 2012, 5:26pm

MEDIA RELEASE

A new Melbourne project, Poo Power!, which uses discarded dog waste from parks as a renewable energy source is the latest recipient of the Awesome Foundation, Melbourne Chapter. The grant will be awarded to Duncan Chew who developed the project...

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About Diesel

Diesel

Diesel is an inspiration. Plus he makes some of the poo. Diesel is proof that one pooch can make a difference.

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Poo Power! is supported by:
  • Green Nation
  • Yarra Energy Foundation
  • Melbourne Water
  • Inspiring Australia
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