Hacking Net Zero Communities

Hacking Net Zero Communities

What do you get when you combine golf balls, egg cartons and a whole lot of sticky notes? Innovative solutions to accelerate the transition to zero carbon communities in Australia, of course! Leading Victorian councils joined forces to leverage design thinking and...
Why Noosa’s fighting back on climate change

Why Noosa’s fighting back on climate change

Meet Tony Wellington, Noosa Mayor and Cities Power Partnership Climate Ambassador of the Year. His town faces serious challenges from climate change, which is why it’s fighting back. From declaring a climate emergency to installing hundreds of solar panels, this...
Celebrating two years of local climate progress

Celebrating two years of local climate progress

 In just two years, the Cities Power Partnership has seen over 100 councils representing almost 11 million Aussies join forces to tackle climate change. From communities committing to a totally renewable future to Australia’s biggest solar farm,...
Explainer: Council renewable energy and emissions commitments

Explainer: Council renewable energy and emissions commitments

Net zero emissions, carbon neutral operations, power purchase agreement…… Australia’s local councils are punching above their weight when it comes to tackling climate change but it can be hard to understand what different council initiatives mean. This article breaks...
The Power of Collaboration

The Power of Collaboration

A joint initiative by Randwick, Waverley and Woollahra Councils, Solar my School, is helping schools make the switch to solar by providing free independent expert advice and support from start to finish. Schools are guided through cost estimates, fundraising,...