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In the Year 2100…
Business
Thursday June 2 2016

In the Year 2100…

As Australia grapples with planning the next five or 10-year horizon, it’s worth spending a few moments to think about the world Australia will find itself...

Rethinking Urbanism Through Vertical Cities
Urban Planning
Thursday December 3 2015

Rethinking Urbanism Through Vertical Cities

With the world’s urban population growing at an unprecedented rate, high-rise buildings will feature prominently in future cities. The concept of the vertical city could be...

Three Futuristic Building Products
Commercial
Sunday October 25 2015

Three Futuristic Building Products

As industry professionals strive to develop more sustainable, environmentally-friendly materials, the world of architecture may be heading in a surprising direction.

The Difference Between Green and Sustainable
Green
Tuesday October 6 2015

The Difference Between Green and Sustainable

Though the words “green” and “sustainable” are often used interchangeably, there are several differences between them, meaning that a “green” building is not always “sustainable."

SATIRE: Interview with a Planning Minister
Business
Tuesday June 16 2015

SATIRE: Interview with a Planning Minister

Interviewer: So Minister, we’ve heard a lot about your new planning schemes, can you tell us what’s actually involved?

The World’s Smartest Cities
Business
Saturday February 7 2015

The World’s Smartest Cities

In terms of smart cities, Europe is the model to follow, but Australia is not far behind with three of its major cities listed among the...

Building Dispute Resolution in the Third Millennium
Business
Tuesday November 18 2014

Building Dispute Resolution in the Third Millennium

The use and deployment of construction lawyers in the resolution of building disputes has changed profoundly in the post GFC world.

Delivering the Future: How We Won’t get There in One Piece
Green
Friday May 16 2014

Delivering the Future: How We Won’t get There in One Piece

The concept of sustainability is not difficult to understand. We live in a world where every action is somehow supported by the natural world, whether that...

Launch of Blue Economy in Australia
Green
Wednesday February 26 2014

Launch of Blue Economy in Australia

The future quality of life on our blue planet depends on us re-imagining how we live, make, use and dispose of 'stuff’.

Energy
Feb 28 2018
Snowy 2.0 a Project for Future, Not Now

The Snowy 2.0 hydro storage expansion plan is a project aimed at meeting Australia's electricity needs in a future with fewer coal-fired power stations.

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