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Artesian raises $26M for the Australian Clean Energy Seed Fund

Artesian raises $26M for the Australian Clean Energy Seed Fund

Artesian recently announced the completion of a $26 million capital raise for the Clean Energy Seed Fund, including $10 million commitments from cornerstone investor the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) and Australian Ethical Investment, and further...

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Visy's Anthony Pratt tops rich list

Visy's Anthony Pratt tops rich list

Cardboard box manufacturing and recycling mogul Anthony Pratt has once again made it to the top of this year's Financial Review Rich List, with record personal wealth of $12.6 billion.

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12 of ARENA's large-scale solar projects reach construction stage

12 of ARENA's large-scale solar projects reach construction stage

ARENA have announced that all 12 of the projects that won funding under its large-scale solar program have now reached financial close and will, or have already begun construction.

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Printer cartridge recycling hits record high

Printer cartridge recycling hits record high

Australians have made history, says Planet Ark. In the last 12 months, the country has recycled a record 13,500 used cartridges every working day, making it the biggest year since the launch of the Cartridges 4 Planet Ark program.

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Global investors worth $20 trillion calling for action on climate change

Global investors worth $20 trillion calling for action on climate change

Some of the world's biggest investors, including those in Australia, have backed a press notice calling for the governments of the world's largest economies to stick by their commitments to the Paris agreement and continue to drive its implementation...

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AORA National Conference: Federal government commits $39.5 million over 10 years to CRC-HPS

AORA National Conference: Federal government commits $39.5 million over 10 years to CRC-HPS

The Cooperative Research Centre for High Performance Soils' (CRC-HPS) professor Nanthi Bolan took the stand on day two of AORA National Conference in Adelaide to speak on what's ahead for the organisation with the federal government's recent commitment...

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Waste 2017: ARENA launches new investment priorities for remaining $800M

Waste 2017: ARENA launches new investment priorities for remaining $800M

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has launched its new investment plan, which outlines the investment priorities that will guide the remaining $800 million of funding over the coming years.

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Serial dumper slapped with $40,000 fine

Serial dumper slapped with $40,000 fine

WA's environmental regulator has taken action against a serial illegal dumper, a 46-year-old South Perth man who offloaded truckloads of property refurbishment waste four times in eight months.

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ACCC grants SA group to buy power in bulk

ACCC grants SA group to buy power in bulk

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) will allow a group of South Australia's biggest industrial users of electricity to buy power together in bulk through a ground-breaking initiative to open up the Australian market for more corporate...

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NT company fined for illegal burial of waste

NT company fined for illegal burial of waste

The NT EPA has welcomed a decision by the Darwin Local Court to fine Breakthrough Group for the illegal burial of waste.

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