Finkel Report: Built Environment to Recharge Australia’s Energy Dialogue
Australia is in the midst of an energy crisis.
Disclose NatHERS Before Mandating Disclosure
It has recently come to light that the Victorian Government, in their desire to improve the energy efficiency of residential properties, is considering introducing mandatory disclosure...
States Take the Reins on Climate Change
With the absence of coherent climate change policy from the Abbott government, Victoria, South Australia and the ACT are picking up the gauntlet.
It’s Not Easy Being Green: Sustainability in Infrastructure
Ask any architect about their main considerations in the design of a new building and you will likely hear about aesthetic, floor space and context.
Finally, Some Good News For Multi-Residential Projects
In a piece of very welcome news, the Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) is proposing a revision to the 2016 version of the National Construction Code...
Energy Efficiency Investments in Buildings, Industry and SMEs
The Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group (EEFIG) has launched its final report, Energy Efficiency – the first fuel for the EU Economy: How to drive new...
Thermal Breaks in Hot Climates?
With clear climatic zones across Australia, the benefits of ‘thermal break’ technologies in façades are often difficult to value for commercial offices spaces. Is it time...