The Dirty Six: It’s Not Just About CO2
We are now all aware of the danger faced in runaway climate change. The thing is, it’s not just about the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2).
Upgrading Building Performance at Museums Victoria
Thanks partly to green building certification systems such as Green Star, LEED, and BREEAM, increasing the sustainability of the built environment has become a prominent goal...
Great Barrier Reef ‘Could be Dead’ within 20 Years
The Great Barrier Reef could be dead within 20 years if greenhouse gas emissions are not curbed, scientists say.
Cities Have Potential to Mitigate Climate Change
According to a recent study, cities have the potential to mitigate climate change by addressing energy consumption. However, the extent of that potential currently is “insufficiently...
Greenhouse Emissions Continue to Rise
Ten companies accounted for 49.3 per cent of emissions. AGL Energy Ltd topped the list with 38.3 million tonnes.
What Will Australia Bring to the Table at Climate Conference?
Is Australia set to spoil the party when it comes to climate change commitments at the December 2015 UNFCC Conference of the Parties in Paris?
Greenhouse Gases Hit Record Highs
In 2014 the world's oceans swelled, major greenhouse gases that fuel global warming hit record highs and the planet's surface temperature reached its hottest point in...
A Solution to the Energy Sapping Morning Shower Rush?
A Swedish engineer has come up with an answer to making district heating more climate-friendly and found ways to help it save energy even at times...
The Need For and Sources of HVACR Energy Efficiency
In the Australian Refrigeration Association's October newsletter, we described the opportunity for Australia to reduce the cost of HVACR energy use by $10 billion per annum.
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Rise Over Year
Australia's greenhouse gas emissions fell slightly in the September quarter compared to the previous period, but have increased over the year.
Emissions Cited in NSW Coal Mine Refusal
A landmark court decision to reject a proposed NSW coal mine on the basis of its expected greenhouse gas emissions could have far-reaching implications for future...