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Becoming a prosumer as part of Australia’s journey to electrification

Chris Kerr, Vice President Home & Distribution, Schneider Electric By Chris Kerr, Vice President Home & Distribution, Schneider Electric In the face of a worsening climate crisis and rising electricity prices, Australians are seeking ways to reduce their environmental impact and save money to combat the effects of these two important issues. They are turning […]

Don’t Bin it. Refill it this World Refill Day, Sunday 16 June.

Sunday 16 June is World Refill Day – a global initiative to encourage people to get behind refilling in a bid to reduce the estimated 240 million tonnes of plastic waste that is produced each year.  The campaign is designed to accelerate the transition away from single use plastic towards refill and reuse systems. While many Australians are […]

Kyndryl and Microsoft Find 72% of Australian Businesses See Technology as A Critical Mechanism to Achieve Sustainability Goals

AI’s predictive analytics offer significant business opportunity to assess Scope 3 risks, forecast future energy consumption and lower an organisation’s carbon footprint Kyndryl (NYSE: KD), the world’s largest IT infrastructure services provider, in collaboration with Microsoft, today released the Australian findings of the Global Sustainability Barometer study. This report assesses the gap between sustainability commitments and organisational […]

‘More Leons needed’: meet our Citizen of Year

A former elite athlete and natural bodybuilder turned mental health advocate has been named Citizen of the Year in the Sunshine Coast Biosphere Community Awards. Leon Stensholm received the honour for his dedication to helping, mentoring, and supporting young people on the Sunshine Coast through his youth centre, Lookout 07. His vision to create the centre emerged […]

“Cities have just 2,000 days left to achieve critical sustainability goals,” warns Arcadis in latest report

Top 20 most sustainable cities in the Arcadis Sustainable Cities Index 2024 Arcadis’ Sustainable Cities Index 2024 reveals major disparities in sustainability progress, as cities race to meet 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)  Amsterdam takes top spot as most Sustainable City, thanks to strong economic performance, social equity, and renewable energy investment. Maintaining trajectory critical as SDG deadline approaches, with opportunities […]
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Becoming a prosumer as part of Australia’s journey to electrification

Chris Kerr, Vice President Home & Distribution, Schneider Electric By Chris Kerr, Vice President Home & Distribution, Schneider Electric In the face of a worsening climate crisis and rising electricity prices, Australians are seeking ways to reduce their environmental impact and save money to combat the effects of these two important issues. They are turning […]

Don’t Bin it. Refill it this World Refill Day, Sunday 16 June.

Sunday 16 June is World Refill Day – a global initiative to encourage people to get behind refilling in a bid to reduce the estimated 240 million tonnes of plastic waste that is produced each year.  The campaign is designed to accelerate the transition away from single use plastic towards refill and reuse systems. While many Australians are […]

Kyndryl and Microsoft Find 72% of Australian Businesses See Technology as A Critical Mechanism to Achieve Sustainability Goals

AI’s predictive analytics offer significant business opportunity to assess Scope 3 risks, forecast future energy consumption and lower an organisation’s carbon footprint Kyndryl (NYSE: KD), the world’s largest IT infrastructure services provider, in collaboration with Microsoft, today released the Australian findings of the Global Sustainability Barometer study. This report assesses the gap between sustainability commitments and organisational […]

‘More Leons needed’: meet our Citizen of Year

A former elite athlete and natural bodybuilder turned mental health advocate has been named Citizen of the Year in the Sunshine Coast Biosphere Community Awards. Leon Stensholm received the honour for his dedication to helping, mentoring, and supporting young people on the Sunshine Coast through his youth centre, Lookout 07. His vision to create the centre emerged […]

“Cities have just 2,000 days left to achieve critical sustainability goals,” warns Arcadis in latest report

Top 20 most sustainable cities in the Arcadis Sustainable Cities Index 2024 Arcadis’ Sustainable Cities Index 2024 reveals major disparities in sustainability progress, as cities race to meet 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)  Amsterdam takes top spot as most Sustainable City, thanks to strong economic performance, social equity, and renewable energy investment. Maintaining trajectory critical as SDG deadline approaches, with opportunities […]

EG Funds and Enosi launch first-of-its-kind clean energy matching

EG Funds Management (EG) has announced the launch of clean energy matching to five of its properties in Sydney, enabling the consumption of up to 85% in renewable energy.  The innovative approach utilises regional solar farm generated energy, which is then matched to the energy consumed at EG’s commercial assets in Sydney CBD. The arrangement […]
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