Indoor Air Quality – The Science and the Low Hanging Fruit
In school, we learnt the role trees and plants have in producing the oxygen we breathe.
Do Smart Irrigation Controllers Really Save Water?
The current and historical practice of controlling our irrigation is reliant on timers.
What to Look for in a Healthy Office Tenancy
Think beyond the rent. There are hidden costs in unhealthy spaces.
How to Manage a Green Roof over the Christmas Period
The Australian summer can be challenging for gardens and green roofs, with extreme conditions, heat waves and lack of water taking a toll on plants. Now...
Adaptively Managing Green Roofs and Walls
How do you plan the management and maintenance of a green infrastructure asset when there is little to no information available about how different green infrastructure...
Rising Temperatures Threaten Aussie Plant Life
Plants growing in inland Australia are near a tipping point in their ability to cope with rising high temperatures, a study has found.
Do Community Garden Green Roofs Work?
In the last 12 months, almost every time I have given a talk about green roofs in Australia, whether to the general public, property developers, facility...
Green Roof Maintenance Strategies for Facility Managers
For facility managers and building managers whose buildings have a green roof on their roof or balcony, it is important to understand what these assets are,...
Soil Is Key to Healthy Green Cities
There is a growing push toward greening cities as a response to urbanisation and climate change. This is because adding trees and other plants to urban...