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A selection of images from our Printed City event on Thursday night at BVN headquarters in Sydney.
NSW leadership wants to uncover the lost city of Aerotropolis in Sydney’s South West and have pledged over $1 billion to do so. What wonders await us in this soon-to-be tech and innovation paradise?
Strong community opposition to a proposed waste facility in regional New South Wales made sal earlier this year. The A$3.9 million facility would occupy 2.7 hectares of Gunnedah’s industrial estate. It’s intended to process up to 250,000 tonnes a year of waste materials from Sydney. Much of this is construction waste that can be used […]
A new superpower race has begun in which first world economies compete to get to net zero first. Those who aren’t fast enough will be left behind, writes Jeff Olling.
With the rise of renewable Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) as more organisations look to achieve net zero emissions, a new report has highlighted the important part demand plays in the equation.
A 33-storey office tower at 60 Martin Place has become one of just 14 buildings in Australia to hold WELL Platinum certification, the highest rating awarded by the International WELL Building Institute.
James Tayler has seen ESG investing snowball from an aversion to fossil fuels to an appetite for positive impact.
Verve Super revealed it would only invest in companies that showed themselves to be ahead of the curve on gender equality, suggesting workplaces could be set to become more female friendly.
Ahead of our Printed City exhibition and panel event on Thursday we caught up with guest panellist and exhibitor Professor Veena Sahajwalla from the University of NSW who will bring along her green ceramic tiles for people to see for themselves what they look like and feel like
The NSW Government’s Waste and Sustainable Materials Strategy and Plastics Action Plan which were released over the weekend have been welcomed by industry reps and environmental groups as a significant step in the right direction.
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A lot of the illiberal symptoms highlighted in authoritarian regimes abroad…are now entrenched in Australia, most acutely in the deep structural composition of our increasingly rentier economy, writes Mike Brown.
Resource recovery and waste minimisation policy will be unprecedentedly contested by the major parties at the next federal election.
Instead of magic we use words like innovation, creativity, genius. But it’s the same thing. Something much bigger out of a scrap of raw material, or will power.
When complete, Witchcliffe Ecovillage in WA will serve as home to around 700 people and be a model of sustainability for communities worldwide.
It might sound too good to be true but there’s a way to fast track the transition of your portfolio to net zero, use more energy and fewer offsets. See how one company, Buildings Alive, is working with global industry leaders to achieve this.
After a rollercoaster few years, utility innovator Flow Systems is back under the new name, Altogether Group and looking to carve out more of the market in NSW and Queensland.
This latest urban farming innovation involves NASA-utilised technology, aeroponics to grow fresh fruit and veggies
Planet Protector is looking for a mature, motivated and fast-paced individual to support the Australian and New Zealand sales teams.
Newly identified long-term environmental and health risks have prompted calls to immediately stop the phasing in of synthetic refrigerants
The City of Sydney is seeking a Sustainability Data Insights Analyst to join the Environmental Strategy team.
Sustainability Consultant to be responsible for design, documentation, implementation, and support of certification and consulting projects as part of the rapidly expanding JLL sustainability team.
Architects don’t normally invest in developing new technology and research. But that’s exactly what co-chief executive officer of BVN Ninotschka Titchkosky managed to get across the line with her fellow directors’ support
The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) officially launched this week.
INTERVIEW: Moving on from REA as chief economist, Nerida Conisbee will take on the same role with the Ray White Group.
SPECIAL REPORT: The built environment has developed a taste for sustainable, low emissions steel — but in Australia, the cupboards are relatively bare, By Poppy Johnston
Queensland energy company, Locality Planning Holding (LPE), has partnered with Melbourne innovator Allume Energy to break the apartment solar market.
The world must restore at least one billion degraded hectares of land in the next decade – an area about the size of China – or face disaster.
As shapers of our built environment, architects are in a unique position to incorporate First Nations culture into the world around us and reflect the true history of the land buildings occupy.
Dr Mary Stewart shares some views about the energy challenges and opportunities as she takes the reins as president of the EEC