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Westpac's Second Life Project rehoming office furniture

Office and retail refurbishment generates over 55,000 t of waste every year in the Sydney CBD alone at an average rate of 63 t/1000m2.

Waste 22 September, 2017

Want energy storage? Here are 22,000 sites for pumped hydro across Australia

The race is on for storage solutions that can help provide secure, reliable electricity supply as more renewables enter Australia's electricity grid.

Energy 22 September, 2017

3D modelling for sustainable urban planning

The CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) recently held a special symposium discussing exciting new research into Precinct Information Modelling (PIM) — a type of 3D...

Sustainability 21 September, 2017

Biosolids from Sydney Water provide benefits for NSW farmers

Each year Sydney Water re-uses 100% of biosolids produced — about 180,000 tonnes.

Wastewater 21 September, 2017

We should be converting toilet paper into electricity

Dutch scientists have published the first techno-economic analysis of converting waste toilet paper into electricity.

Energy 20 September, 2017

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The race is on for storage solutions that can help provide secure, reliable electricity supply as more renewables enter Australia's electricity...

Article 22 September, 2017
Sustainability
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Queensland passes plastic bag ban, cash for containers scheme

Queensland's parliament has officially passed the Waste Reduction and Recycling Amendment Bill 2017, which introduces both a container refund...

Article 06 September, 2017
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