$40,000 design comp to showcase new ways to dWELL

Lake Macquarie City Council’s dWELL contest will challenge industry professionals and tertiary students to design a new style of home with wellness, innovation, affordability and sustainability at its heart.

Solar farms power emissions reductions

Cairns council is rolling out four mini solar farms at five of the Cairns Region’s Waste Water Treatment Plants. Cairns Mayor Bob Manning said the development would make a significant contribution to Council’s emissions reduction. 

Tools for a local, sustainable economic recovery

With financial hardships experienced across the board, solutions like Environmental Upgrade Agreements (EUA) that secure ongoing financial savings, while improving the efficiency and sustainability of infrastructure could be an important piece of the puzzle.

BLOG: Setting Net Zero Emissions Targets

Australian attitudes toward a net zero carbon future as an achievable goal are changing rapidly and many councils and communities have a net zero target set. We explore what this means for communities and why it matters.