Changing Attitudes to Low Carbon Living: Who Leads?
The City of Sydney’s April 2017 newsletter, letter box dropped to its local community and published online, speaks volumes about changing attitudes to low carbon living...
Energy Opportunities for a Bright Future
Imagine a kind of ‘energy utopia’, with secure and reliable supply, bills that everybody can afford, and a well-regulated, efficient and sustainable system.
The Spiralling Carbon Emissions We’re All Guilty of
When we think of carbon emissions we tend to think of dirty emissions from car and truck exhausts or belching smokestacks of coal fired power stations.
Sustainable Development Trends Are Improving the Built Environment
Sustainable development efforts worldwide have achieved some success in many sectors, including the built environment.
Sydney Powers UP with Trigeneration
A low-carbon trigeneration plant is now powering, heating and cooling Sydney Town Hall and neighbouring Town Hall House, where 1,500 City of Sydney employees work.
Carbon Neutrality: A De-risking Strategy
Of the 1,300-plus Green Star projects around Australia, just a handful are what we would call ‘carbon neutral.’
Energy and Environment: Two Sides of the Same $20 Billion Coin
Last week, we got the news that Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has appointed a new cabinet. As part of this keenly awaited announcement, we learned that...
New Minister Offers Hope for a Sustainable Australia
The appointment of Josh Frydenberg as the new Minister for the Environment and Energy provides a much-needed opportunity for the Turnbull Government to press the reset...