As climate-related disasters increase, and the threat of the global pandemic continues, the need for Cleantech awareness and uptake across Australia and the world is becoming more prevalent.
As natural resources become scarcer, and we face growing challenges of urbanisation, consumerism and climate change, we need innovative models that support growth and sustainability.
The Federal Government has altered regulations regarding the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), with hopes that the change can stimulate investment for future low-emission technologies and create new economic opportunities.
Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans has encouraged battery retailers and importers to participate in the newly accredited Battery Stewardship Scheme.
Levies and funding arrangements for Queensland’s waste and resource recovery sector must be reviewed to ensure private investment has a role to play in driving confidence and growth in the sector.
National Waste and Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) State Affiliates provide a detailed overview of industry and policy changes across the country.
Ahrens dispense environmentally sustainable solution through major distribution centre for pharmacy giant, Sigma Healthcare.
Victoria’s Environment Protection Authority (EPA) will provide a readily available, online course, for small to medium sized businesses to educate themselves on their own environmental risk management responsibilities.
Eight local councils, including City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire and Borough of Queenscliffe, have banded together to help reduce the level of waste which is produced throughout the region.
Applications for Climate Change Community Action Grants will close soon, with the Mornington Peninsula Shire encouraging residents to apply.