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    TOMRA DOUBLES THEIR GOAL TO HELP BUSHFIRE AFFECTED COMMUNITIES WITH RURAL AID

    | January 9, 2020 | Reply
    TOMRA DOUBLES THEIR GOAL TO HELP BUSHFIRE AFFECTED COMMUNITIES WITH RURAL AID

    TOMRA have today announced that, in support of those affected by the current bushfire and drought crisis, they have doubled the goal of their Bottles for the Bush appeal with Rural Aid to half a million dollars after generous Aussie recyclers hit the original $250,000 target in less than nine weeks. “It is heartbreaking to […]

    Australia formally becomes world’s largest exporter of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

    | January 6, 2020 | Reply
    Australia formally becomes world’s largest  exporter of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

    Australia has officially become the world’s largest exporter of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) on an annualised basis. In sending overseas, an estimated record 77.514 million tonnes (Mt) of locally produced LNG in calendar 2019, Australia edged out former No. 1 LNG export titleholder Qatar, expected to produce 75Mt in 2019. The 2019 Australian LNG exports […]

    Cape York fire forum explores carbon farming through burning

    | December 30, 2019 | Reply
    Cape York fire forum explores carbon farming through burning

    While unprecedented fires ravage southern Australia, leaders in fire management came together recently in Cooktown to further their work in managing fire across northern Australia for grazing, biodiversity, greenhouse gas emission reduction and cultural outcomes. The Cape York Fire Forum, held in Cooktown on 3-4 December, focused on the opportunities and challenges of carbon farming […]

    South Korean bound first shipment from Lithium Australia’s new Melbourne battery metals recycling plant

    | December 30, 2019 | Reply
    South Korean bound first shipment from Lithium Australia’s new Melbourne battery metals recycling plant

    HIGHLIGHTS? ▪ Envirostream Australia Pty Ltd has shipped the first batch of product from its recently expanded Melbourne plant.? ▪ That shipment included high-value mixed metal dust (‘MMD’) containing the energy metals cobalt, nickel, lithium and graphite.? ▪ Lithium Australia NL has now increased its stake in Envirostream to 84%, in line with its agreement […]

    Partnership to save the iconic green carpenter bee

    | December 30, 2019 | Reply
    Partnership to save the iconic green carpenter bee

    As fires burn across much of southeastern Australia, it’s a timely reminder that all creatures are ravaged by the flames, not only the mammals we see on news reports. Insects are also directly impacted by fires, and Cedar Anderson, inventor of the Flow Hive, and one of the reasons more of us are spending our […]

    Eco Awards & Events

    GREAT BEAR RAINFOREST 3D Now Showing at IMAX Melbourne

    | December 30, 2019 | Reply
    GREAT BEAR RAINFOREST 3D Now Showing at IMAX Melbourne

    Great Bear Rainforest 3D takes audiences?on a wonder-filled journey to Canada’s?rugged west coast Experience one of the planet’s most exquisite and secluded wildernesses – Canada’s?Great Bear Rainforest – in a new giant-screen documentary Great Bear Rainforest 3D?now showing exclusively at IMAX Melbourne. From the underwater ocean world, through the salmon river valleys to the ice-capped […]

    Here are the 2019 Banksia Sustainability Award Winners

    | December 30, 2019 | Reply
    Here are the 2019 Banksia Sustainability Award Winners

    Winner of Australia’s leading sustainability award spotlights SDGs Picture:?Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia (ISCA) A social, not-for-profit enterprise enabling progress towards 15 of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has won gold at Australia’s foremost sustainability awards. The 2019 Banksia Gold Award was won by Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia (ISCA) at the […]