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Savills international CBD corporate buildings seen from below

25 Jan: NSW NABERS Starters Offer

The NSW Government has funded a great offer for limited time, providing FREE Energy & Carbon Neutral NABERS Ratings for NSW Buildings (exclusively).The offer not only waives the NABERS Rating Certification fee, but it also provides significant contribution towards the associated NABERS Accredited Assessor Fee for NSW buildings, up to a total value of $7,000 AUD excluding GST.

Building improvement of commercial, apartments and industrial buildings in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Ballina

12 Oct: City of Sydney Environmental Grants

The Council of the City of Sydney is committed to the city’s future, prosperity, and liveability. Applications to the third round of their “Environmental performance – ratings and assessment grant” are opening soon.
This program helps building owners to start measuring their environmental performance.

Solar panels used to generate renewable energy for a city

24 Jul: ESG Reporting and the GRI Standards

In addition to their annual financial reports many of Australia’s largest corporations now publish an annual sustainability report. Sustainability reporting covers an organisation’s economic, environmental, social and governance (ESG) impacts and how they are working to address them.

A coastal wind farm generating renewable energy

21 Jul: The Journey towards Net Zero

Net Zero Emissions refers to achieving an overall balance between the addition of greenhouse gas emissions into the atmosphere through production activities such as burning fossil fuels and the removal of greenhouse gas emissions from the atmosphere through substitution or reduction related activities such as switching to renewable energy or planting new forests.