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Hemp and Cob houses at Cloughjordan Ecovillage

“The solution to our living arrangement problem is not going to be more cars of a different kind, it’s going to be returning to more towns and traditional neighborhoods. The solution to our agriculture problem is not going to be bigger pig farms, its going to be smaller farms distributed more equitably around the parts of the country where you can still do agriculture. The solution to the medical problem is not going to be larger combine corporate hospital chains and so-called provider services, its probably going to be more small local clinics.”

— James Howard Kunstler, Peak Prosperity Podcast with Chris Martenson Aug 27, 2017

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Winter of 2009–10 NASA image by Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, Goddard Space Flight Center.
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  • Among the WeCreate enterprises is the only community-based FabLab in Ireland — established by two ecovillage members. It allows the manufacture of almost anything by scripting or downloading plans and using computers to make the products.
  • Django’s eco-hostel with 34 beds
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  • Sheelagh na Gig, a bookshop and coffee shop on Cloughjordan’s main street
  • Walnut Books, an on-line bookshop
  • Cultivate, an NGO for community resilience and permaculture
  • FEASTA, the Foundation for the Economics of Sustainability
  • Cloughjordan Arts, currently working on the Cloughjordan Community Amphitheatre, a multi-purpose facility with a 300-audience capacity
  • Cloughjordan CoHousing
  • VINE (Village Internet Network Engineering) bringing internet and telephone services to ecovillage residents
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Peat, coal, propane and kindling wood sold outside a Tipperary quick stop market.
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Cloughjordan Ecovillage

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