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FSC launches asset stewardship code amid calls from industry

FSC launches asset stewardship code amid calls from industry

The Financial Services Council (FSC) has launched Australia's first compulsory asset stewardship code for fund managers as both retail and institutional investors are placing increasing demands on fund managers to demonstrate how they account for environmental,...

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CleanTech Index outperforms ASX200 in 2016-17; Bingo added to Index

CleanTech Index outperforms ASX200 in 2016-17; Bingo added to Index

The Australian CleanTech Index has outperformed the ASX200 for both the 2016-17 financial year and the month of June 2017. Three companies, including Bingo Industries, have been added to the index.

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Benchmark for Smart Communities in development

Benchmark for Smart Communities in development

Smart Cities Council Australia/New Zealand (SCCANZ) and the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) announce a partnership to develop a Code for Smart Communities.

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Machine turns waste plastic into energy

Machine turns waste plastic into energy

The first systems to use anaerobic digestion technology to turn waste plastics into energy and fertiliser are being developed in South Australia.

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Marketplace to connect carbon credit sellers & purchasers launched

Marketplace to connect carbon credit sellers & purchasers launched

The Carbon Market Institute's newly launched Carbon Marketplace has been launched, which will provide an online directory to connect carbon credit sellers and purchasers.

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SA solid waste levies increase

SA solid waste levies increase

As of July 1, 2017, new solid waste levy charges were applied in South Australia.

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Case study: Max Bright adopts latest CAT 3D grade technology

Case study: Max Bright adopts latest CAT 3D grade technologyLock icon

Max Bright & Sons, which specialises in bulk earthworks, particularly government water infrastructure and roadworks projects, as well as landfill remediation, has more than 50 years' experience in the sector and yet it is still pioneering new technology...

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CEFC "frustrated" with lagging bioenergy sector

CEFC "frustrated" with lagging bioenergy sector

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) warns that biomass is a missed opportunity for the country and is frustrated by how far it lags behind in bioenergy compared to the rest of the world.

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Interested in a role that will give you wings?

Interested in a role that will give you wings?

CONTENT AND COMMUNITY MANAGER: Mayfam Media, publisher of this website, has an exciting development program in place and we are looking for an experienced, motivated and passionate manager for our community engagement and recognition programs, including...

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Interim CEO arrangements announced by APCO

Interim CEO arrangements announced by APCO

Brooke Donnelly has assumed the role as interim CEO of the Australian Packaging Covenant (APCO), following the sudden departure of previous CEO Trish Hyde.

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