Australiaâ€™s sea levels will rise by several metres by the end of the century due to rapidly increasing greenhouse gas concentrations, according to research from a group of international scientists.
An international research team, including three CSIRO scientists, has thrown new light on the way that carbon dioxide produced by industrial activities in the Northern Hemisphere is absorbed by vegetation across the globe, particularly in tropical regions.
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Our understanding of our planet's structure, climate and the impact of climate change through global warming is to be dramatically increased by a new space mission.
An Australian in-depth symposium â€˜Anticipating climate change risks, costs and opportunities for infrastructure: A conference for asset owners and investorsâ€™ will be held at the University of Melbourne on 21 June 2007.
The launch of Pacific Blue NZâ€™s Carbon Offset scheme for customers is yet another step in the nationâ€™s drive towards carbon neutrality, according to government Ministers David Benson-Pope and David Parker.
A report from ICLEI â€“ Local Governments for Sustainability â€“ Oceania (ICLEI Oceania) and the Building Commission highlights nine key pathways for local government to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through sustainable buildings.
The largest Chinese trade fair for the Water Industry, the Water China/PVP China, in Canton (Guangzhou), will be held 4-7 March 2008.
The Banksia Environmental Foundation has announced its Prime Ministerâ€™s Environmentalist of the Year finalists for the annual Banksia Awards 2007.
CSIRO and the Australian Greenhouse Office (AGO) have signed a two-year funding agreement for collaboration between CSIRO statisticians and the Institute of Atmospheric Physics of the Chinese Academy of Science.
Warrnambool Cheese and Butter has received a $990,000 grant from the Sustainability Fund, a Victorian government initiative managed by Sustainability Victoria, for its salt and water reduction and re-use strategy.
Among the exciting line up of graduate student work to be exhibited at the Society for Responsible Design ChangeX 2007 exhibition, will be a number of eco-friendly designs including an environmentally sound shower system for the homeless, a system for upgrading storm water for local use and a combined system for domestic grey water recycling that also monitors water saving.
Five leading South Australian water industry businesses and one committed individual were recognised at the 2007 Water Industry Alliance Awards.
Web hosting company, ilisys has claimed that it is the first web hosting company of its kind to achieve carbon neutrality in Australia
Dr Garry Smith, formerly director and professor of environmental management at the Institute of Environmental Studies UNSW, has been appointed as a principal risk assessment consultant at HLA-Envirosciences.