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Persuasive Communication Key to Sustainable Behaviour
Business
Monday January 25 2016

Persuasive Communication Key to Sustainable Behaviour

Human encounters often involve influencing or persuading others to our way of thinking, be it in an organization where we have to persuade our colleagues and...

Sustainable Design – What Does it Really Mean?
Green
Thursday January 21 2016

Sustainable Design – What Does it Really Mean?

Sustainable design has become one of the most commonly coined phrases in the design industry in recent years.

Sustainable Landscaping Requires Appropriate Plant Selection
Residential
Wednesday September 30 2015

Sustainable Landscaping Requires Appropriate Plant Selection

Sustainable landscape design is imperative in Australia and begins with appropriate plant selection for the geographic location.

Green Star Rating Tools: the Old and the New
Green
Monday April 13 2015

Green Star Rating Tools: the Old and the New

It’s out with the old and in with the new for Green Star rating tools, though there will certainly be a transition period in between.

University of Queensland Opens $32 Million Living Building
Public
Friday September 6 2013

University of Queensland Opens $32 Million Living Building

The Global Change Institute, a new self-sustaining building that is set to produce more energy than it consumes, has opened in Brisbane at the University of...

BIM Turning a New Leaf in the Construction Industry
Technology
Tuesday June 25 2013

BIM Turning a New Leaf in the Construction Industry

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a rapidly growing feature of today’s construction and architecture industries.