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Major Sydney venues go green

26 September, 2018 by Lauren Davis

The operators of some of Sydney's most popular venues have caught the sustainability bug, implementing technologies and procedures to reduce waste, emissions and costs.

New Market Leader – Water for GHD in Australia

18 September, 2018

Professional services company GHD has announced the appointment of Rod Naylor as its new Market Leader – Water in Australia, commencing in November.

Nine in 10 Australians concerned about sustainability: survey

14 September, 2018

While over 90% of Australians are concerned about environmental sustainability, only half believe they are doing their fair share to protect the planet.

Smart cities maturity still key to unlocking advancement

27 August, 2018

Spending on smart city technology is expected to reach US$135 billion by 2021, says analyst IDC. But if you think smart cities are all about tech, think again.

Responsible investments hit a major milestone Down Under

13 August, 2018

Environmental, social, corporate governance and ethics considerations now sit alongside financial as critical components informing the decisions of Australian investors.

Technology industry leaders join forces

19 July, 2018

The Information Technology Professionals Association (ITPA) has teamed up with longstanding IT media channel Technology Decisions to promote and grow the IT sector in Australia.

Sustainability drives small business success, says survey

09 July, 2018

There is a growing demand from Australian consumers for sustainable and ethical business practices — and businesses are happy to comply.

Lighting and solar upgrade for Burnside Hospital

06 July, 2018

A major solar and energy-efficient lighting upgrade at Adelaide's Burnside Hospital is expected to save more than $2.5 million over the next 20 years.

GBCA Director elected Vice-Chair of World Green Building Council board

06 July, 2018

Tanya Cox was elected for her leadership in the green building movement and dedication to improving the sustainability of buildings.

New ISO standards developed for greener machine tools

18 June, 2018

ISO has published the first two parts of a new International Standard for the environmental evaluation of machine tools.

New director for Sustainability Victoria Resource Recovery Group

31 May, 2018

Matt Genever will replace Jonathan Leake as the director of Sustainability Victoria's Resource Recovery Group.

GHD reaffirms relationship with Wannon Water

31 May, 2018

GHD will provide engineering, environmental, planning and related professional services to support Wannon Water's capital works program until 2020–21.

NCH launches business group focused on facilities

17 May, 2018

Industrial maintenance company NCH Asia has announced the launch of the NCH Facilities business group as of 1 May this year.

Time for companies to look at climate change financial risks

01 May, 2018

Directors could be held personally liable for failing to assess, manage and report climate risk, where it poses a foreseeable and material financial risk to their company.

New appointments to ARENA board

18 April, 2018

Samantha Hogg, Dougal McOmish and Stephanie Unwin have been appointed to the board of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).

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