Sustainability

Veolia's ambition of Ecological Transformation supports government's decarbonisation targets

05 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Veolia Australia and New Zealand

Recent modelling* undertaken by leading environmental solutions provider Veolia has revealed that a drastic reduction in greenhouse gases is needed in Australia to achieve the federal government's emission reduction targets of 26 to 28% by 2030.


Sustainable solution to soil decontamination

03 August, 2021 by Paul Morey — Manager of Projects | Supplied by: Lycopodium Process Industries Pty Ltd

An industrial zone in the outer south-east Melbourne suburb of Dandenong is home to a permanently located integrated waste treatment and resource recovery facility.


$5m training centre to advance clean energy transition

02 August, 2021

The University of Wollongong has been awarded $5 million in funding for an ARC Training Centre in Energy Technologies for Future Grids.


Zero emissions aquatic centre set for Melbourne's west

30 July, 2021

ARENA has announced funding to help build a zero emissions indoor leisure and aquatic centre in Melbourne's west.


Building a circular economy for plastic

30 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Cleanaway

Closing the waste ‘loop’ for plastic starts with building the four pillars of a circular economy.


Energy from Waste Conference postponed

29 July, 2021

In light of the uncertainty relating to COVID-19 restrictions and lockdowns, WMRR has postponed its 2021 Energy from Waste Conference, now to be held in November.


Pineapple leaves repurposed for leather alternative

28 July, 2021

The Dole Sunshine Company has partnered with Ananas Anam to turn pineapple plant leaves into a natural textile.


Place matters: understanding the importance of place in sustainable building design

28 July, 2021 by Chris Buntine* | Supplied by: Northrop Consulting Engineers

The benefits of a place-based approach to sustainability are compelling, said Chris Buntine, Sustainability Group Manager, Northrop Consulting Engineers.


Clean energy event returns to Melbourne this October

28 July, 2021

All-Energy Australia will be held from 27–28 October 2021 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.


Key projects take action on waste recovery plans

27 July, 2021

NWRIC and ACOR will deliver projects aligned to key targets in the National Waste Policy Action Plan to improve resource recovery standards and procedures.


Cleantech's role in economic growth and net-zero emissions

27 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Nectar Creative Communications

The role of cleantech in the economic growth, recovery post-COVID and in the face of climate change will be the focus of the third NCTCE in 2021.


Boost to heavy industry's net-zero transition

26 July, 2021

Industry and finance companies are coming together to accelerate the shift to net-zero emissions in supply chains across 'hard-to-abate' sectors.


83rd WIOA Victorian Water Industry Operations Conference and Exhibition

22 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Water Industry Operators Association

The Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA) is pleased to bring the Annual Water Operations Conference and Exhibition to Bendigo.


Partnership supports next generation of sustainability leaders

20 July, 2021

Enel Green Power Australia has partnered with Monash University to support the launch of its innovative and award-winning Green Steps program.


500 Collins Street achieves Platinum WELL Certification

14 July, 2021

The office tower in Melbourne's CBD earned the distinction based on 10 categories of building performance.


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