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US Still Quitting Paris Climate Deal
Environment
Wednesday September 20 2017

US Still Quitting Paris Climate Deal

US President Donald Trump's top economic adviser has told a United Nations meeting that the US is standing by its plan to abandon the Paris climate...

What Does the Future Hold for Performance Requirements?
Green
Tuesday January 10 2017

What Does the Future Hold for Performance Requirements?

It is normal for this time of year to start thinking about May 1, but this year is different as we do not have to prepare...

Australia Ratifies Paris Climate Deal
Environment
Friday November 11 2016

Australia Ratifies Paris Climate Deal

Australia joins the next round of international climate change talks with a treat in its bag after the federal government ratified the Paris agreement.

Paris Climate Deal Has Arrived – So What Happens Now?
Environment
Monday November 7 2016

Paris Climate Deal Has Arrived – So What Happens Now?

The Paris Agreement on climate change has come into force, faster than anyone had anticipated.

Governance in the Environmental Social and Governance Era
Environment
Thursday February 25 2016

Governance in the Environmental Social and Governance Era

When he banged the gavel and confirmed a new climate change pact in December, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius signalled a new era.

CSIRO Job Cuts to Harm Australia: report
Environment
Monday February 22 2016

CSIRO Job Cuts to Harm Australia: report

Job cuts at the CSIRO will leave Australia ill-prepared to deal with climate change or meet its commitments under the Paris agreement, the Climate Council says.

Passive House Standards Make Net-Zero Easier
Green
Thursday February 11 2016

Passive House Standards Make Net-Zero Easier

Despite persistent low energy prices, building energy efficiency continues to improve, at least partly due to regulations, such as the European Buildings Directive, which will require...

Hacking the Net Zero Ideal
Environment
Wednesday February 10 2016

Hacking the Net Zero Ideal

With a spring in our step coming out of Paris, I am excited about the potential achievements we can make as a global community in charting...

The Environmental “Blind Spot”
Environment
Wednesday January 27 2016

The Environmental “Blind Spot”

Many multinationals have a blind spot in judging the environmental repercussions of their suppliers' operations, adding to corporate risks linked to climate change, according to a...