Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Australian Government Department of Industry has appointed ACIL Allen Consulting to undertake an independent review of the Commercial Building Disclosure (CBD) Program. CBD_BEEC-960The purpose of the review is to assess the CBD Program’s objectives, the effectiveness of the program in promoting energy efficiency and its interaction.
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Case-study_The-Corso-at-North-LakesCorso North Lakes is one of Australia’s first public Green Star buildings with a five star rating.  It is Moreton Bay Regional Council’s new $45 million community and commercial complex located at 10 The Corso, North Lakes. The state-of-the-art facility opened on Saturday 13 September, 2014 showcasing a.
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17 September 2014: Climate change effects are already being felt in Austria: A new report shows how rising temperatures, changing precipitation patterns, and melting glaciers have affected the country and what lies in store for the future. The Austrian Climate Change Assessment Report (AAR14), released today, is the first national-level climate report that mirrors the.
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September 16, 2014 — A major new report released by a commission of global leaders finds that governments and businesses can improve economic growth and reduce their carbon emissions together. Rapid technological innovation and new investment in infrastructure are making it possible today to tackle climate change at the same time as improving economic performance. “The.
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10 September 2014: Macquarie University climate change scientist Professor Lesley Hughes is the winner of the 2014 Australian Government Eureka Prize for Promoting Understanding of Australian Science Research. [caption id="attachment_3386" align="alignleft" width="724"]Prof Lesley Hughes Prof Lesley Hughes[/caption] Professor Hughes has been researching and communicating the science of climate change.
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