The Low Carbon Engineering of Things
If asked to consider how to cut carbon emissions, most people would probably focus on reducing energy use in their home or place of work, or...
Diverse Housing Crisis Demands Diverse Solutions
With different groups having different needs, there's no one-size-fits-all approach to fixing Australia's housing crisis.
Energy and Environment: Two Sides of the Same $20 Billion Coin
Last week, we got the news that Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has appointed a new cabinet. As part of this keenly awaited announcement, we learned that...
Earth Buildings: Comfortable, Healthy and Zero Carbon
Have you considered designing and building a really sustainable home?
12 Days of Christmas
It's time to modernise an old Christmas favourite to make it sync up with our sustainable goals.
Are We Ready for Zero Carbon Buildings?
As December approaches, the eyes of the world will be on Paris and the United Nations Climate Conference, better known as COP21.
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...
Zero Carbon Australia Buildings Plan Launched
The first comprehensive, nationwide plan to fix Australia's buildings' energy use and greenhouse impact has been officially launched in the form of the Zero Carbon Australia...
Qatar Creates Zero Carbon Stadium for World Cup 2022
Qatar will build the world's first zero carbon sports stadium for the 2022 World Cup, in order to ensure that both players and spectators remain cool...
Australia’s Property Sector Must Step Up on Paris Agreement
Back in December 2015, 174 countries and the European Union agreed to limit the increase in global average temperatures to well below two degrees Celsius above...