Is Your Insulation Environmentally Friendly?
Most people already know the benefits of thermal insulation, but what about the environmental impacts of the actual insulation material, or how a building’s structure affects...
Are Hotels Making the Most of Sustainability Opportunities?
Sustainability is an increasingly important part of doing business in the hospitality industry, particularly since 21 per cent of global carbon dioxide emissions from the tourism...
Builders in India Pledge to Build “Green” Homes
India's top builders have pledged to make at least a fifth of their new housing developments sustainable by 2022, as the country looks to tap sectors...
Ensuring Safety in Green Retrofits
Many homeowners plan to retrofit their home to save their electricity bill, but green retrofits, if not planned properly, will cause safety hazards to both the...
ISO 20400 to Guide Sustainable Procurement
The International Organisation for Standardisation, ISO, has recently released ISO 20400, the world’s first international standard for sustainable procurement. According to ISO, businesses that embrace sustainable...
NatHERS Fails to Capture the Benefits of Earth Homes
Nothing more clearly points to the failure of Australia’s residential energy efficiency policy and rating scheme than what we witnessed in the summer of 2016/17.
Sydney’s New ICC Shows Off Technology and Green Credentials
In today’s global business climate, convention centres compete globally. Facilities perceived as dated or lacking in technology and sustainability will be passed over for newer facilities.
How Going Green Can Help Your Bottom Line
The many benefits of moving towards more sustainable products and business practices are obvious – but how many people associate sustainability with savings?
Millennials: the ‘Sustainable Generation’
“Everyone is always so curious about millennials,” says Audrey Choi, chief executive officer of Morgan Stanley’s Institute for Sustainable Investing. “Especially in this space.”