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Clough and SUEZ secure Advanced Water Recycling Plant contract

Clough and SUEZ secure Advanced Water Recycling Plant contract

The Clough SUEZ Water Partners joint venture has been awarded a contract to complete the Stage 2 expansion at the Advanced Water Recycling Plant in Craigie.

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Federal Court deems JJ Richards' contract terms unfair

Federal Court deems JJ Richards' contract terms unfair

JJ Richards has become the first company to land in trouble with new laws that protect small businesses from unfair contract terms.

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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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CEFC backs hybrid renewable energy project at Kennedy Energy Park

CEFC backs hybrid renewable energy project at Kennedy Energy Park

The CEFC will invest $94 million in Australia's first fully integrated wind, solar and battery project, at the central north Queensland Kennedy Energy Park, which is being developed by Windlab and Eurus Energy.

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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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Vic says no to the bag

Vic says no to the bag

The Victorian government has committed to banning single-use, lightweight plastic shopping bags in the state and has promised to consult closely with businesses and the community on how best to implement the policy.

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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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Inside Waste (Oct): Taking down the barriers

Inside Waste (Oct): Taking down the barriersLock icon

While it is undeniable that over the last five years since its commencement, the National TV and Computer Recycling Scheme (NTCRS) has made great leaps and bounds - for one, it has diverted between 45,000 tonnes and 55,000 tonnes of TVs and computers...

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NSW EPA takes action

NSW EPA takes action

The NSW EPA has commenced court proceedings against a Bingo Industries subsidiary and issued $15,000 fines to several companies.

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