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Save the Earth, the People’s Co-operative, helping people come together.

Welcome to the home of Save the Earth Co-operative. If you are a passionate human who is concerned about the state of the planet, wish to make a difference in your local community or are looking for a platform where your voice can be heard, then you’ve landed in the right place.

Save the Earth Co-operative is made up of people just like you – we are owned by our members and run by our members. We focus on environmental issues, wildlife, regeneration of ecosystems, sustainable eco energy, clean water and food. Our aim is to encourage individuals, businesses and governments to go green and leave the world a better place for future generations.

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Universal Basic Income – An Invaluable Benefit?

By Anna Cotton | February 14, 2018

Imagine living in a society where each and every citizen receives a monthly payment from the government which meets their “basic necessities” regardless of their circumstances. The idea of a Universal Basic Income (UBI) has gained considerable popularity of late – not just among leftists but also with right-wing pro-capital proponents.  What if it were possible to adopt an…

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Ten Top Tips to Reduce Water Pollution

By Anna Cotton | November 11, 2017

Do you want to help reduce water pollution? John Hawthorne at MoBox Marine has ten top tips.    “If I don’t drink water, I’m going to die.” – desperate Puerto Rican trying to survive. The fact of the matter is that we can’t live off of beer and energy drinks. H2O is a precious commodity that we simply can’t…

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Newsletter October 2017 – Save the Earth

By Anna Cotton | October 21, 2017

Newsletter October 2017 The seasons are changing and there some big changes underway in the natural world. With plants and animals alike putting on a final show before the cold winter months, it’s a great time to enjoy the beauty of the earth.  Do you have any photos of the stunning autumn / fall season that…

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Van Life – Trend, or Necessity?

By Gina Harrison | October 11, 2017

Van Life In search of a freer, more affordable and adventurous life with fewer monetary stresses and strains, Save the Earth blog contributor Gina Harrison decided to bite the bullet and live full-time in a van. This was a decision that was to change her life beyond recognition. Read on to discover how Gina escaped the…

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Newsletter July 17 – Save the Earth

By Anna Cotton | July 26, 2017

Newsletter July 2017 Summer is here and this month Save the Earth have been ablaze with ideas for our very first community initiative. Consider a future where cities can feed their inhabitants independently, slashing food miles and creating direct links with consumers. We believe that this future is a tangible one and that is why we…

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Introducing The UrbanLeaf™ – Save the Earth’s First Community Initiative

By Anna Cotton | July 25, 2017

Did you realise that on average, our food journeys 1,500 miles to make it to our plates? We all know that food travels as well as a fractious toddler on a plane! It’s packed, repacked, refrigerated and resold many times over and by the time it makes it to the consumer it has been stripped…

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The Standing Rock Sioux Step Out onto the Global Stage

By Kent Allen Halliburton | June 30, 2017

With protesters up in arms about the catastrophic impact of the Dakota Access Pipeline, how much longer can the US government afford to plough ahead with its construction? Not only is the pipeline obliterating ancient Sioux land at Standing Rock, but it will expedite climate change, facilitating the burning of fossil fuels. Surely there must…

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Custom Build Housing – Sustainable, Beautiful and Designed For You!

By Tessa Patterson | June 29, 2017

Do you dream of building your own home but can’t find a plot to develop? Just imagine a house designed for your lifestyle and budget, built in your desired location on a plot which already has planning permission. A house which is beautifully tailored and constructed using the latest technology enabling outstanding energy efficiency and…

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Urban Farming Explored

By Tessa Patterson | June 9, 2017

Urban Farming Imagine a local farm producing masses of delicious, fresh, succulent organic fruit and vegetables all year round. You may live miles away from green fields, but this farm is different as it’s tucked away in the middle of your town or city! Urban farms are popping up all over the world and there…