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How the National Energy Guarantee could work better than a clean energy target

How the National Energy Guarantee could work better than a clean energy target

The Turnbull government has announced its new energy policy, called the National Energy Guarantee (NEG). The NEG contains two new obligations on electricity retailers. The first is to ensure we have enough electricity generation available to meet our...

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Kathmandu exceeds targets with sixth annual sustainability report

Kathmandu exceeds targets with sixth annual sustainability report

Kathmandu have released its sixth annual Sustainability Report, which shows that the company has beaten its own targets when it comes to sustainability by working closely with individuals, environmental groups and even competitors to share best practice....

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Satellites are giving us a commanding view of Earth's carbon cycle

The job of monitoring Earth's carbon cycle and humanity's carbon dioxide emissions is increasingly supported from above, thanks to the terabytes of data pouring down to Earth from satellites.

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Energy efficiency essential to guarantee secure & affordable energy

Energy efficiency essential to guarantee secure & affordable energy

The Energy Efficiency Council has welcomed the Australian government's focus on addressing both reliability and emissions through the release of preliminary details of its proposed National Energy Guarantee (NEG), however, the Council noted that the NEG...

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ACCC investigation wipes the use of 'flushable' from ALDI branded wipes

ACCC investigation wipes the use of 'flushable' from ALDI branded wipes

The ACCC has announced that it has completed its investigation into ALDI's 'flushable' wipes products and will take no further action after ALDI stopped selling its personal hygiene wipes and removed potentially misleading claims from its bathroom cleaning...

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Qantas to be powered by renewable biofuel from 2020

Qantas to be powered by renewable biofuel from 2020

Qantas has announced its Los Angeles based aircraft will be powered by biofuel from 2020 in a bid to reduce the airline's carbon emissions on its services operating between Australia and the US.

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A booming solar and storage market takes centre stage at All-Energy 2017

A booming solar and storage market takes centre stage at All-Energy 2017Lock icon

Record crowds filled All-Energy Australia in Melbourne this year, highlighting just how far the clean energy industry has moved in recent times. This was especially the case for the booming solar and battery storage markets - with these technologies filling...

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Government's energy plan still under wraps while Abbott shouts his from afar

Government's energy plan still under wraps while Abbott shouts his from afar

Speaking in a light and bright FM radio interview on Tuesday, Malcolm Turnbull said that in politics, "just being chilled, calm is very important. A little bit of zen goes a long way."

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US$7m invested in Redback's smart hybrid system

US$7m invested in Redback's smart hybrid systemLock icon

The Clean Energy Innovation Fund and Right Click Capital have announced an investment of US$7 million ($8.9 million) into Australian renewable energy start-up Redback Technologies, as part of its Series A-2 capital raising round.

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LEGO tops list for CSR performance

LEGO tops list for CSR performance

The world's biggest toy manufacturer LEGO Group has topped the list of organisations for best corporate social responsibility (CSR) performance.

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