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LG Chem LG ESS Partner Portal

31 May, 2016

LG Chem has launched the LG ESS Partner Portal, a website dedicated to providing installers and distributors with helpful information about the company's products.

Westpac has priced its first climate bond

27 May, 2016

Westpac Group has priced its first climate bond, raising $500 million to fund renewable energy and low-carbon commercial property in Australia.

Stantec acquires MWH Global

25 May, 2016

Stantec has announced the acquisition of MWH Global, an engineering, consulting and construction management firm focused on water and natural resources for built infrastructure and the environment.

Verdia working with Westpac on energy efficiency financing

24 May, 2016

Energy services company Verdia has been appointed the manager of Westpac's Energy Efficient Financing Program. The agreement combines Verdia expertise in energy efficiency and solar projects and network of energy equipment partners with financial expertise from one of the world's most sustainable banks.

Learn how to successfully innovate your brand for sustainability

03 May, 2016

Sustainable Brands 2016 Sydney is all about knowledge sharing, which is said to be crucial in building a greater sustainable business community and implementing successful sustainable business practices.

Momentum Energy pays $54,000 penalty for 'misleading' renewable energy advertising

27 April, 2016

Momentum Energy has paid penalties totalling $54,000 following the issue of five infringement notices by the ACCC, accusing the company of misrepresenting itself as a generator and supplier of renewable electricity during a recent advertising campaign.

Australia's asset-backed green bond

26 April, 2016

NAB has launched Australia's first Green ABS securitisation transaction for financial services group FlexiGroup. It represents Australia's first AUD-denominated, publicly offered asset-backed green bond note.

Energy Action offers government funding for businesses

21 March, 2016

Energy Action is offering government funding opportunities to new and existing eligible business clients in NSW to assist them in achieving significant energy savings and efficiencies.

Australians believe the energy sector would benefit most from innovation

01 March, 2016

According to GE's 2016 Innovation Barometer, Australians think the energy sector is particularly ripe for innovation and that innovation in the sector could be the key to a more sustainable future energy landscape.

We deserve better climate modelling, says Lord Stern

25 February, 2016

Economist and academic Lord Nicholas Stern has called on researchers to improve radically the models used to estimate the costs of acting on climate change.

Companies encouraged to use greener chemicals in consumer products

09 February, 2016

Manufacturers and regulators can use the new ASTM standard E3027 to determine whether the most sustainable chemicals are being used for a wide range of consumer products.

World Energy Council partners with Arup

08 February, 2016

The World Energy Council has formed a new partnership with Arup, which recently signed an agreement to be a project supporter for the World Energy Scenarios flagship study.

Consumers attracted to greener retail stores, report says

01 February, 2016

A new report from the World Green Building Council claims that retailers can improve the shopping experience for their customers and potentially increase their profits by providing greener, healthier stores.

CEO Insights: Mike Ritchie, MRA Consulting Group

26 January, 2016

Mike Ritchie, the Director of MRA Consulting Group, talks about how business and government can improve recycling rates, improve waste practices and reduce business costs in the year ahead.

Aurecon launches 2015 sustainability report

17 December, 2015

Aurecon has launched its FY 2015 sustainability report 'One World. Their Future'. The aim of the report is to highlight the continuing momentum of Aurecon's sustainability journey, ensured continued transparency across corporate governance structures and continued support of the environment.

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