Sustainability

Industry comes together for IoT Impact conference

09 October, 2018 | Supplied by: IoT Alliance Australia Ltd

One month after the launch of IoT Impact, Australia's largest IoT (Internet of Things) conference and exhibition, the inaugural event has been hailed a big success.


'Father of photovoltaics' accepts Global Energy Prize

08 October, 2018

UNSW's Professor Martin Green has received the Global Energy Prize, in recognition of his research, development and educational activities in the field of photovoltaics.


WMAA addresses committee on Qld waste levy

04 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Waste Management Association of Australia

WMAA CEO Gayle Sloan represented industry in a public hearing on Queensland's Waste Reduction and Recycling (Waste Levy) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill.


5 tips for planning your CSR/sustainability strategy

04 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Landcare Australia

The report 'Planning Your CSR Strategy and Making it Work for Your Business' pinpoints the challenges businesses face in implementing CSR/sustainability programs.


Industry initiative to harness the power of consumer energy

03 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)

The Distributed Energy Integration Program will see the whole of the energy industry working together to harness the potential of consumer-owned energy.


Catalyst helps split water molecules for hydrogen fuel

03 October, 2018

Breaking the bonds between oxygen and hydrogen in water could be a key to the creation of hydrogen in a sustainable manner.


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.


Canberra virtual power plant wins top engineering award

20 September, 2018 | Supplied by: Reposit Power

A virtual power plant from Reposit Power has been recognised as one of the most innovative and outstanding engineering projects of 2018.


A national vision for Australia's cities

20 September, 2018

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Infrastructure, Transport and Cities has tabled its report on the development of cities, calling for a national plan of settlement.


Legume could serve as 'drought fodder' for cattle

19 September, 2018 | Supplied by: The University of Queensland

The legume leucaena may offer a profitable and environmentally sustainable fodder option for cattle producers in dry, tropical regions.


New Market Leader – Water for GHD in Australia

18 September, 2018 | Supplied by: GHD Pty Ltd

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


Climate action in Victoria could save billions

17 September, 2018

City of Melbourne calls on the community to have their say about taking collective action on climate change.


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.


Exploring disruptive technologies to solve global problems

13 September, 2018

The Greenhouse event series is designed to explore creative solutions to the challenges faced by cities around the world as they move to a more sustainable approach.


National Waste Policy discussion paper released

12 September, 2018

Feedback on the discussion paper will inform updates to the 2009 National Waste Policy for consideration by environment ministers later this year.


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