Victoria

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…

Nightingale from a builder’s perspective

HOUSING: Cross laminated timber will be an exciting progression in the Nightingale Model’s triple-bottom-line approach to developing inner-city housing, according to the builder of Nightingale 1.0, which celebrate a traditional…

Geli’s Internet of Energy finds a niche in Melbourne

A grant from the Victorian Government’s New Energy Jobs fund tipped the balance for San Francisco-based energy tech firm Geli in choosing between Sydney and Melbourne for its new Australian…

Housing: Victoria leads on long-term rental

Long-term renters in Victoria could soon feel a little more secure in their homes following an announcement that the state government is developing a long-term standard tenancy agreement for leases…

New toolkit lays out pathway for more community solar

A new toolkit launched at this week’s Community Energy Congress in Melbourne aims to make it easier to establish and finance locally owned renewable energy projects. Developed by Frontier Impact…