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Flushability standard to help war against 'fatbergs'

24 May, 2022

Urban Utilities has welcomed the release of a new Australian standard for what can and can't be flushed down the loo.


2022 Young Global Leaders announced by WEF

21 April, 2022

Sophia Hamblin Wang is one of two from the Australasia and Oceania region to be selected to join the international program, which recognises young people who develop solutions for worldwide change.


Banksia National Sustainability winners announced

12 April, 2022

Organisations, businesses and people boosting sustainability, circular economies and recycling have been recognised by the Banksia Foundation.


GBCA's Elham Monavari wins NAWIC award

24 February, 2022

Elham Monavari, who led the development of the new Green Star Homes rating tool, has been recognised by NAWIC for her contribution to the field of sustainability.


ABB wins sustainability excellence award

06 December, 2021

ABB Australia has been named the winner for Excellence in Sustainability at the 2020–2021 Swedish Business in Australia Awards.


Vic Premier's Sustainability Awards — finalists announced

02 November, 2021

Victorians leading the transition to a circular economy have been recognised in the 2021 Premier's Sustainability Awards.


NZ Sustainable Energy Industry Awards winners announced

08 July, 2021

The Sustainable Energy Association of New Zealand (SEANZ) has announced the winners of this year's SEANZ Fronius New Zealand Sustainable Energy Industry Awards.


Melbourne train station achieves 'Australian Excellence' for sustainability

23 March, 2021

Reservoir Station in Melbourne's north has been awarded a Five Star Green Star Design & As Built rating by the Green Building Council of Australia.


Schneider Electric recognised for renewable energy leadership in Asia

18 March, 2021

Schneider Electric has been recognised by the Center for Resource Solutions for its leadership in building renewable energy markets and green power procurement in Asia.


Awards recognise Sunshine Coast sustainability strategy

02 March, 2021

Plans for protecting the environment and delivering a livable Sunshine Coast have made Sunshine Coast Council a Banksia Government Awards finalist.


Corporate Knights ranks Schneider Electric world's most sustainable corporation

12 February, 2021

Schneider Electric has been ranked the world's most sustainable corporation in Corporate Knights' 2021 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations.


Six Green Stars for La Trobe sports stadium

21 January, 2021

The Green Building Council of Australia has awarded La Trobe University's new sports stadium a '6 Star Green Star Design and As Built' rating for sustainable building practice.


CSIRO awarded million-dollar Food Planet Prize

22 December, 2020

A million-dollar prize has been awarded to the CSIRO-developed innovation FutureFeed — a livestock feed made from seaweed that reduces methane emissions.


Meet 2020's Smart Cities Awards winners

08 December, 2020

The third annual Smart Cities Awards acknowledged 18 winners across seven categories for their visionary leadership, best practice projects and real-world impact.


Sustainable packaging packs a punch at APCO awards

26 November, 2020

This year's Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation Annual Awards celebrated sustainable packaging innovation, commitment and ingenuity in the packaging industry.


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