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London sets out plan to become world’s greenest city

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, says he wants London to be the world’s greenest global city by 2050. He has set out his aims – including zero waste, zero carbon buildings and 100 per cent renewable energy – in a draft London Environment Strategy.

Bondi Junction set for a sustainable upgrade

Leighton, Meriton and Westfield will work with Waverley Council to turn Bondi Junction into a more sustainable precinct as part of the council’s new Green Infrastructure Masterplan. The three property…

Our pick of jobs this week

Are you an American working on climate change worried about the future of your job? Newly installed French president Emmanuel Macron, back in February invited you people to come work…

South East Water appoints Terry Benson

Victorian government owned water services company South East Water has appointed Terri Benson as its new managing director following an extensive local and international recruitment process. Ms Benson has held a…

Cape Paterson eco project: how to turn a passion into reality

HOUSING: Brendan Condon had a passion to create a new eco-development on Victoria’s Bass Coast that targets high sustainability and community outcomes. Finding Danny Almagor and Berry Liberman’s company Small…

Warming up to climate-sensitive design

With 2016 achieving the unenviable title of “world’s hottest year on record” and 2017 already seeing a onslaught of heatwaves in Australia, what are some of the sustainable design features…