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Why Energy Costs Are a Bigger Risk to Jobs than Households
Energy
Thursday August 24 2017

Why Energy Costs Are a Bigger Risk to Jobs than Households

The general media have recently latched on to the issue of rising energy costs and their impacts on household budgets.

Changing Attitudes to Low Carbon Living: Who Leads?
Environment
Wednesday June 21 2017

Changing Attitudes to Low Carbon Living: Who Leads?

The City of Sydney’s April 2017 newsletter, letter box dropped to its local community and published online, speaks volumes about changing attitudes to low carbon living...

Queensland’s 50% Renewable Energy Target: Where to From Here?
Energy
Wednesday November 30 2016

Queensland’s 50% Renewable Energy Target: Where to From Here?

The Queensland government established the Renewable Energy Expert Panel in early 2016 to provide advice on credible pathways to achieving a 50 per cent Renewable Energy...

Energy Poverty: What it Means and What to Do
Environment
Monday August 15 2016

Energy Poverty: What it Means and What to Do

The term ‘energy poverty’ has two different meanings, and which meaning you use depends largely on whether you are in the developing world or the developed...

New Minister Offers Hope for a Sustainable Australia
Environment
Tuesday July 26 2016

New Minister Offers Hope for a Sustainable Australia

The appointment of Josh Frydenberg as the new Minister for the Environment and Energy provides a much-needed opportunity for the Turnbull Government to press the reset...

What Does the Election Mean for Climate Policy?
Environment
Wednesday July 13 2016

What Does the Election Mean for Climate Policy?

Well, that was some election. But what does it mean for Australia's climate change policy?

QLD Construction and the Rise of Renewable Energy
Green
Tuesday June 14 2016

QLD Construction and the Rise of Renewable Energy

Emerging building codes, changing client requirements and tenant wishes are making renewable and sustainable energy in commercial construction much more relevant.

Over 40 Per Cent of the World’s New Energy Capacity is Renewable
Energy
Tuesday April 15 2014

Over 40 Per Cent of the World’s New Energy Capacity is Renewable

Nearly 44 per cent of all power generating capacity added last year consisted of clean, renewable energy.