‘Resilience’ is a Dirty Word
Lets be honest with ourselves, the recent focus on building and infrastructure resilience has largely replaced actions and discussions about sustainability. While there is definitely merit...
Renewable Energy Will Win the Battle Against Fossil Fuels
Given the recent decline of global oil prices, now to below US $50, one can be forgiven for wondering whether renewables-based electricity might lose the battle...
Bio Facades Generate Energy For Buildings
Two bio façades have emerged as world firsts over the past year as architects explore the possibility of self-sustaining buildings.
Mining Executive Aims To Change BHP’s Direction
Mining executive-turned board nominee Ian Dunlop will tell BHP Billiton's shareholders this week that the company is headed for oblivion unless it acts on climate change.