Smart windows block up to 70% heat, without blocking views11 November, 2021
New energy-saving material, developed by researchers from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), helps control heat transmission without blocking views.
Businesses are cashing in on sustainability, according to new survey08 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric
The research conducted by Schneider Electric shows that the majority (63%) of businesses believe that sustainable transformation provides a competitive edge.
Vic Premier's Sustainability Awards — finalists announced02 November, 2021
Victorians leading the transition to a circular economy have been recognised in the 2021 Premier's Sustainability Awards.
Impact X Summit Sydney being held during COP2601 November, 2021
Key international and Australian executives come together to accelerate pathways to net zero emissions.
Padstow Cheese quadruples output with help from Certa pump01 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group
When a small cheese producer in Cornwall could no longer keep up with demand, the company turned to a MasoSine Certa pump from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG).
Cool roofs, pavements to reduce heat island effects28 October, 2021
UNSW Sydney and the University of Sydney are jointly developing building materials that reflect rather than absorb solar energy.
Government policy catching up to industry on net zero targets25 October, 2021
The National Party of Australia has finally agreed to support, 'in principle', a net zero by 2050 policy, which has already been embraced by the agriculture and mining sectors.
Risky business: why sustainability is now central to mitigating risk19 October, 2021 by Lany Harijanti* | Supplied by: Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
The role of risk manager is no longer confined to traditional financial risks but progressively is contributing more into how to support a sustainable business model.
Where states and territories lead, national governments can follow13 October, 2021 by Tim Ash Vie, Director of the Under2 Coalition Secretariat
Australian states, territories and businesses are trailblazers in shifting towards renewable energy and developing plans to reach net zero emissions.
Driving sustainability with eco-friendly asphalt12 October, 2021
Stockland's newest masterplanned community will utilise more than 19,000 tonnes of an environmentally friendly road surfacing material known as Reconophalt.
All-Energy Australia 2021 launches virtual conference12 October, 2021
All-Energy Australia will host a free-to-attend virtual conference from 19–28 October, with a virtual Energy Efficiency Expo and Waste Expo Australia running alongside it.
A concrete solution to reduce construction industry emissions11 October, 2021
A concrete solution made from waste concrete and carbon dioxide from the air or industrial exhaust gases shows promise as a future construction material.
Beamex CENTRiCAL calibration test bench01 October, 2021 | Supplied by: AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd
The Beamex CENTRiCAL is designed to provide a better way to perform calibrations in a workshop.
Tree trial to cool one of Sydney's hottest suburbs29 September, 2021
The south-west Sydney suburb of Rosemeadow has less than 6% existing canopy cover and is significantly impacted by the urban heat island effect.
How quickly can we decarbonise building & construction and localise supply chains?28 September, 2021 by Monica Richter*, Senior Manager — Low Carbon Futures, WWF-Australia
WWF-Australia has been collaborating with a group of committed industry players across the building and construction supply chains to explore what can be done to help decarbonise our building and construction sectors.