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Progress to 100% renewable energy in Victoria

Progress to 100% renewable energy in Victoria

The present government in Victoria has announced that the targets for renewable energy (meaning renewable electricity) are 25% by 2020 and 40% by 2025. In addition to this, there has been a target announced that Victoria will be GHG emission neutral by...

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APC and Packaging Council NZ partner to drive packaging sustainability

APC and Packaging Council NZ partner to drive packaging sustainability

The Australian Packaging Covenant (APC) and the Packaging Council of New Zealand (PAC NZ) have announced a new collaborative Trans-Tasman agreement to drive packaging sustainability.

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CONEXPO: McLanahan enters mobile equipment market

CONEXPO: McLanahan enters mobile equipment market

McLanahan Corporation launched its MMS Track Trommel at this month's CONEXPO-CON/AGG, taking its first step into the mobile equipment market.

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Asia Pac leading WtE market

Asia Pac leading WtE market

Asia Pacific is currently leading the regional waste to energy market, according to a recently released report by TMR Research.

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Solar powered electric water taxi promises zero-carbon transportation option

Solar powered electric water taxi promises zero-carbon transportation option

SeaBubbles have developed a futuristic looking water taxi that could be one of the first green maritime transportation option, which generates no waves at full speed, extremely silent, and is a battery driven watercraft that is charged with solar power....

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What a waste: strategies to avoid mistakes in contracts and expensive rectification

What a waste: strategies to avoid mistakes in contracts and expensive rectification

Good version control, proper reviewing, and clear lines of responsibility will help ensure you sign the contract you've actually negotiated.

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ARENA's off-grid portfolio of projects leading the world

ARENA's off-grid portfolio of projects leading the world

The ARENA off-grid portfolio now boasts a collection of world leading innovations, with four projects now operational and a number that will become operational later in 2017.

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Achieving sustainability across all aspects of the institution: University of Melbourne

Achieving sustainability across all aspects of the institution: University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne is currently undertaking an ambitious four-year strategy to position them as a sector-leader in sustainability across all aspects of the institution with plans set out in their newly released, institution-wide Sustainability...

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Tesla's newly launched Powerwall 2 pitched as a grid reliability product

Tesla's newly launched Powerwall 2 pitched as a grid reliability product

Tesla has officially launched its range of second-generation home and grid-scale battery storage products in Australia, with installations of the fully integrated 14kWh residential Powerwall 2 units to begin throughout the country from April.

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CONEXPO: Scrap King enters Australia

CONEXPO: Scrap King enters Australia

Among the 2500 exhibitors at this year's CONEXPO-CON/AGG, currently in day three of the five-day event in Las Vegas, is Guesella-Bakker, which said Australia's waste sector is "promising", with opportunities up for grabs.

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