Business & Politics

Romilly Madew – the exit interview

When Madew took over the Green Building Council of Australia 13 years ago it was a fledgling thing. Big idea but the journey was still tamping around the base.

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The future of farming is up in the air

Food that’s grown in the air instead of soil could soon appear on plates in Britain and other parts of the world. A new investment deal worth $1.8 million to…

Frasers point cook property

Demolishing the arguments against stronger energy performance

In this stifling summer, we’ve just had a welcome breath of fresh air on energy efficiency. Energy ministers from across Australia have approved a set of recommendations to increase minimum standards for energy performance in new buildings.

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Indigenous contractor pursuing solar for remote communities

Indigenous-owned and managed national contracting business By Group is primarily a fit out and refurbishment company that’s worked with JLL and Aurecon, but is now venturing into new territory with solar projects, as well as rebuilds and civil construction.

New app and soaring demand for Office Hub

There’s a new app on the way that could shake up the office rental market and residential sales markets alike, but the soaring demand for Office Hub services probably signal things are not all good in corporate land.

2019: The bumper outlook report

It’s the end of the year and time for people to reflect, process and gear up for 2019.

Green investing made very easy and cheap 

Green investing made very easy and cheap 

The big story of 2018 has been investor pressure on corporates to take action on climate change and sustainability and its starting to have a real impact.

Sustainability part of the wallpaper at PwC

Professional services giant PwC is determined to avoid silos, and according to consulting partner John Tomac, this means sustainability capability and expertise has trickled into all corners of the business.