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$200 million Clean Technology Innovation Program Has Launched

July 7, 2012 • Grants, SustainabilityComments (0)

Providing opportunities for Australian businesses to find innovative new ways of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, the $200 million Clean Technology Innovation Program was launched yesterday by the Minister for Industry and Innovation, Greg Combet, at Licella Pty Ltd’s biofuels plant in New South Wales. “This is an important part of the

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Printing industry transformation – Enterprise Connect

July 6, 2012 • SustainabilityComments (0)

Published on Jun 26, 2012 by InnovationGovAu As the printing industry in Australia continues to undergo a period of radical transformation, with the assistance of Enterprise Connect,  Focus Press became a lean print manufacturer, using resources more

Australian manufacturing ready to embrace clean tech future – AMWU

June 29, 2012 • Media Release, SustainabilityComments (0)

The Federal Government’s record multi-billion dollar investment in Australian jobs and industry will position manufacturing for a strong and cleaner future, says the AMWU. Acting AMWU National Secretary Paul Bastian said the investment, due to begin from

Australia’s Zero Carbon Building Revealed, As The Government Prepares To Roll Out The Carbon Tax

June 27, 2012 • SustainabilityComments (0)

Published on Jun 26, 2012 by WorldNewsAustralia Sourcing its energy from renewable resources, the project is part of the Governments Clean Energy Future campaign, aimed towards promoting the benefits of the Carbon Tax. Affecting the top 500 polluters in

Primary School Students Turn Plastics Into Playgrounds

June 11, 2012 • SustainabilityComments (0)

World Environment Day last week, saw Oakleigh South Primary School students turn soft plastics into playgrounds. Working with the RED Group’s ‘RED Project’ – an innovative program where primary schools play a key role in collecting and