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WMAA Landfill and Transfer Stations off to a good start

WMAA Landfill and Transfer Stations off to a good start

NSW EPA chair and CEO Barry Buffier has delivered his keynote address, promising to remain committed to balanced planning.

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Snowy Hydro expansion could boost the flexibility and resilience of Australia's energy system

Snowy Hydro expansion could boost the flexibility and resilience of Australia's energy system

According to the Clean Energy Council, the Federal Government's $2 billion plan to upgrade the Snowy Hydro Scheme could boost the flexibility of Australia's energy system and help it make the best possible use of the country's world-leading renewable...

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EPA tracks illegal dumpers

EPA tracks illegal dumpers

Three years ago, the NSW government introduced tougher laws, including the power to install trackers on vehicles. Last week, the NSW EPA announced that it had fitted GPS trackers to vehicles suspected of illegally dumping construction and demolition waste,...

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EPA approves Ravenhall landfill extension

EPA approves Ravenhall landfill extension

The Victorian EPA has granted a works approval application for Landfill Operations Pty Ltd (Cleanaway) to extend its Melbourne Regional Landfill at Ravenhall, 22km west of Melbourne's CBD.

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Six months to ENVIRO - submit an abstract

Six months to ENVIRO - submit an abstract

The Waste Management Association of Australia (WMAA) and the Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo (AWRE), are co-hosting the ENVIRO'17 Convention from the August 23-24, 2017 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and WMAA is now calling for...

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Australian jobs in renewables sector plunge to record lows

Australian jobs in renewables sector plunge to record lows

A new report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that jobs in the renewables sector in the country has significantly dropped from 2014-15, continuing an unfortunate decline in renewable energy employment overall since 2011-12, when the...

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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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