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The flip side of Australia’s dark energy past

There’s a flip side to the obscenely tough battles the renewable energy industry has been forced to weather during the dark climate-denying years of the recent past. Strangely, surprisingly and…

Cartoon: Blue Water, Green Water

A cartoon illustrating the “blue water” and “green water” methodologies of categorising water resources. Water resource management needs to consider a holistic approach to manage the different types of flows…

CARTOON – Part of Nature

Stuart McMillen works in behaviour change with the Australian Red Cross Blood Service. He has an interest in environmental sustainability, and is the Brisbane event organiser of the international Green…

Australian climate risk software goes global

The Cross Dependency Initiative (XDI), a climate risk and adaptation analytics software developer, is scoring work at home and abroad from institutions, governments and asset owners looking to get hard dollars and cents insights on new or proposed assets.

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New life ahead for used EV batteries

A Melbourne start-up that has developed a way to repurpose used lithium-ion batteries from electric vehicles for domestic solar storage has received backing from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency.

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.