Sustainability

Partnership electrifies Australia's vehicle network

29 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric has partnered with JET Charge to supply Nissan Australia's electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment.


$329m project takes infrastructure out to sea

23 April, 2019

The newly announced Blue Economy CRC will provide solutions to meet global demand for seafood and energy by developing new technologies for ocean infrastructure.


New standards strive to help save the planet

23 April, 2019

Two new standards published by the International Organization for Standardization have been created to help play a part in reducing greenhouse gases.


Going green to achieve lean

17 April, 2019 by Brad Jeavons

Lean and Green techniques can be combined to achieve dramatic improvement both economically and environmentally for manufacturers in the circular economy.


Ethical report card for the fashion industry

11 April, 2019

From A+ to F, Baptist World Aid Australia's 2019 Ethical Fashion Report grades the fashion industry based on labour rights and environmental management.


Budget delivers for WA environmental education centre

08 April, 2019

$25 million in federal funding will go towards establishing the Harry Butler Environmental Education Centre, a facility focusing on achieving sustainable environmental outcomes through economic development.


Green innovators summoned to business ideas competition

08 April, 2019

The 2019 edition of green business ideas competition ClimateLaunchpad has opened to Australian applicants in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.


Ecotech AQMesh air-quality monitor

08 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Ecotech Pty Ltd

The AQMesh air quality monitor uses small-sensor technology to measure a wide range of particulate matter and different gases in the air to parts per billion.


Tamworth marked for integrated smart city project

08 April, 2019

UNSW Sydney has partnered with Providence Asset Group and Tamworth Regional Council to trial what is claimed to be Australia's first test performance of a fully integrated smart city.


New focus for Renewable Cities Australia 2019

04 April, 2019

Renewable Cities Australia has announced 'renewable' as the focus for this year's event, revealing exciting key changes to its program.


New national conference for cleantech sector

01 April, 2019

The National Clean Technologies Conference & Exhibition is a new event encompassing clean technology growth areas including energy, waste, water, the built environment and transport.


2020 Zayed Sustainability Prize expands focus

01 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Business Outlook Evaluation

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.


Climate bond opens solar and storage market to investors

27 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Clean Energy Finance Corporation

A climate bond, claimed to be an Australian first, is giving investors access to Australia's burgeoning rooftop solar and small-scale energy storage market.


Young researcher awarded to propel methane-reduction study

27 March, 2019

A young South Australian will investigate how to improve the operation of wastewater sludge-drying lagoons by reducing their methane emissions.


Farmers continue to embrace solar

22 March, 2019 by Dr Georgina Davis, Advisor Resources, Queensland Farmers' Federation

The agricultural sector is continuing to make significant investments in clean energy to decarbonise the economy.


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