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CSIRO land degradation mapping awarded

11 November, 2019

The award-winning work has been adopted by the United Nations and more than 140 countries to track and compare progress in addressing land degradation.


Applications open for Scopus Researcher Awards

14 October, 2019

The awards recognise outstanding researchers in Australia and New Zealand who have made significant contributions to their fields and areas of research.


Enable wins Premier's Sustainability Award

11 October, 2019

Enable Social Enterprises has taken out the Premier's Recognition Award at the Premier's Sustainability Awards for its work employing disadvantaged people in a successful e-waste business.


PGT-Reclaimed wins gold at Green World Awards

04 October, 2019

The Green Organisation has announced sustainable furniture maker PGT-Reclaimed as the international gold winner of Sustainability at this year's Green World Awards.


City-cooling tech wins international award

24 September, 2019

UNSW Scientia Professor Matthaios Santamouris has won the WSSET Innovation Award in the Low Carbon Buildings and Future Cities category for his work on heat-mitigating materials and technology.


Water awards for UQ research

16 September, 2019

UQ's Advanced Water Management Centre has won industry research awards for projects on antibiotic resistance and reducing chemicals in urban water systems.


Coveted certification for Sekisui House

09 September, 2019

Residential property builder and developer Sekisui House has attained ISO 14001:2015 EMS certification across its Australian operations.


 2019 clean energy award winners announced

01 August, 2019

Winners of the 2019 Clean Energy Council Awards have been announced by the Clean Energy Council as part of the Australian Clean Energy Summit in Sydney.


2020 Zayed Sustainability Prize expands focus

01 April, 2019

The prize is now open to organisations and high schools that have innovative and inspiring projects or solutions that demonstrate sustainability in energy, water, food or health.


Epson inkjet printers awarded for energy efficiency

01 February, 2019

Epson has been awarded for its LX-10000F series and LX-7000F series of high-speed linehead inkjet multifunction printers.


GHD awarded for pesticide container management project

17 January, 2019

Professional services company GHD won the Internationally Funded Humanitarian Aid category award at the 2018 Asia Pacific Federation of Project Management Awards.


Sunshine Coast named Smart21 Community for fifth time

07 December, 2018

The Sunshine Coast is one of three Australian regions named in the Intelligent Community Forum's Smart21 Communities for 2019.


Sunshine Coast Council shines in inaugural Smart Cities Awards

02 November, 2018

Australia's first ever Smart Cities Awards were presented as part of Smart Cities Week, held in Sydney from 28–31 October.


2018 Energy Hack winners announced

23 October, 2018

Energy Hack brings together students and professionals from all walks of life to look into the future and drive innovation towards stable, abundant and affordable energy for Australians.


Qld Premier among inaugural bioenergy award winners

19 October, 2018

Four innovative bioenergy projects and Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk have received top honours at the inaugural Bioenergy Innovation Awards.


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