NEW SOUTH WALES

CSIRO and Celestino launch first Urban Living Lab in Western Sydney

CSIRO and Celestino launch first Urban Living Lab in Western Sydney

CSIRO has partnered with developer Celestino to launch a new research initiative - the first operational Urban Living Lab, situated at the proposed $5 billion, 28-hectare Sydney Science Park in Western Sydney, and aims to drive the development, transformation...

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EPA licence and requirements for the 'fit and proper person' test

EPA licence and requirements for the 'fit and proper person' test

The Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997 (NSW) (the Act) grants the Environmental Protection Agency (NSW) (EPA) the power to consider whether a person applying for or operating under an Environment Protection Licence (EPL) is a "fit and proper...

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Sydney Airport achieves Airport Carbon Accreditation recognition

Sydney Airport achieves Airport Carbon Accreditation recognition

Sydney Airport has achieved Airports Council International (ACI) Level 3 Airport Carbon Accreditation, through the work they have done with airport business partners in a bid to manage and reduce carbon emissions.

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Stockland Wetherill Park shopping centre turns to solar

Stockland Wetherill Park shopping centre turns to solar

Australian property group Stockland has completed its latest major commercial rooftop installation - officially 'switching on' with their new $2 million, 925kW PV array installed at its Wetherill Park Shopping Centre in Western Sydney.

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A fine month

A fine month

Two companies and a council on the eastern seaboard are feeling the pinch from fines issued by the Victorian and NSW EPAs.

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CEFC invests $150M into large-scale solar projects in NSW

CEFC invests $150M into large-scale solar projects in NSW

As part of their first debt funding deal under their large-scale financing program, the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) is investing about $150 million to help accelerate the construction of three major large-scale solar farms in regional NSW...

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New NSW energy and environment minister after cabinet reshuffle

New NSW energy and environment minister after cabinet reshuffle

Former Legislative Council president Don Harwin has been appointed the new NSW energy and resources minister after a state government cabinet reshuffle by the latest NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian.

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Legal Eagle: Application of the Eligible Waste Fuels Guidelines explained

Legal Eagle: Application of the Eligible Waste Fuels Guidelines explained

In January 2015, the NSW EPA released the NSW Energy from Waste Policy Statement (EfW Policy Statement). The EfW Policy Statement is current and has the purpose of setting out "the policy framework and overarching criteria that apply to facilities in...

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50 going on 100

50 going on 100

Last year, Sell and Parker celebrated its 50th anniversary and Inside Waste sat down with managing director Luke Parker to talk about the company's achievements to date and what it has in store for the future.

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Cleanaway fined… again

Cleanaway fined… again

Cleanaway has copped its second fine from the NSW EPA in a month, this time for failing to upgrade the odour control system at its Padstow liquid waste treatment facility.

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