Sustainability

Register for Schneider's Innovation Day 2020

20 May, 2020 | Supplied by: Clipsal - by Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric's Innovation Day, which brings together the IT, data centre and built environment industries, will be held on 21 May 2020.


Environmental boost for Melbourne's AAMI Park

20 May, 2020 | Supplied by: Johnson Controls Australia Pty Ltd

Johnson Controls partnered with Melbourne & Olympic Parks to optimise AAMI Park's plant efficiency, with the benefit of energy, cost and carbon savings.


Archimats could revolutionise the construction industry

18 May, 2020

Monash University is leading an international research team pioneering recyclable, architectured materials that could revolutionise the building industry.


Sydney's Central Park wins Environmental Excellence Award

15 May, 2020

Inner Sydney's Central Park has been announced the Environmental Excellence Award winner in the Urban Development Institute of Australia Wingate National Awards for Excellence.


AECOM digitises environmental planning

14 May, 2020

Infrastructure firm AECOM has launched a platform that streamlines environmental documentation and stakeholder engagement throughout the environmental assessment process.


Could our streets be greener in the post-pandemic world?

14 May, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has drawn attention to problems in the way that streets and public spaces are designed.


Automated system controls dust

13 May, 2020 | Supplied by: Tecpro Australia

An Italian excavation and recycling company got its dust problem under control using water cannons and a fully automated, site-wide management system.


Sustainable infrastructure set to aid economic recovery

01 May, 2020

A report commissioned by the Australian Infrastructure Sustainability Council reveals that infrastructure will play a key role in our economic recovery.


Vic Environment Protection Act deferred

24 April, 2020

WMRR has welcomed the Victorian Government's deferral of EPA Victoria's new Environment Protection Act.


Sydney most expensive Australian city for construction, says report

24 April, 2020

The International Construction Cost Report 2020 found that London was the world's most expensive city, followed by New York City, Hong Kong, Geneva and San Francisco.


Sustainable energy from waste for better future

20 April, 2020 | Supplied by: Veolia Australia and New Zealand

Energy from Waste (EfW) technology may sound like a less than sustainable process, but it turns out to be the right thing to do.


Australian tea brand T2 earns B Corp status

17 April, 2020

The Global CEO of T2, Nicole Sparshott, explains how she has used leadership to leverage profit, not just for growth but as a brewing force for good.


Report shows pathway to net-zero emissions economy by 2050

06 April, 2020

The ClimateWorks report reveals Australia has entered the transformational decade for addressing climate change, but the transition needs to speed up.


Could COVID-19 help to build a cleaner planet?

26 March, 2020 by Amy Steed

The economic slowdown associated with COVID-19 is demonstrating how much human activity is affecting the wellbeing of the planet.


Event cancelled? Your surplus food doesn't have to go to waste

20 March, 2020

Yume's mission is to prevent high-quality, edible food from going to waste by connecting surplus food to buyers.


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