In order to better target government climate change policies to influence citizens, it is critical that we have a good understanding of current community attitudes to climate change. In late 2016, Sustainability Victoria undertook one of the most comprehensive surveys of...Read more
Australia's Chief Scientist Alan Finkel points out, in this interview, the need for Australia to develop better storage systems and reflects on the recent report from ACOLA. California Energy Commissioner Andrew McAllister, also warns Australia to pursue demand side...Read more
Research showed that one-quarter of Sydney respondents were open to consolidating property for sale with neighbours. However, consolidated lot sales are not part of the business model of most real estate agencies, local government, or property developers. It’s an area where the...Read more
This paper outlines and critically ‘maps’ existing roadmaps relevant to transitions to a low or zero carbon built environment in Australia. A roadmap describes the measures required to achieve goals and/or map future innovation opportunities. The three questions addressed by a comprehensive roadmap are: Where do we want to go?, Where are we now?, and How can we get there?
Participant Annual Forum 2014 - Day 2Participant Annual Forum 2014 - Showcase Sydney: Shaping a Low Carbon Future - Metro Strategy, Green Infrastructure, Urban RenewalChair: Professor Ken Maher, HASSELL FellowNorma Shankie-Williams, Technical Director, Planning and Design, AECOMPeter Poulet, NSW Government Architect & General Manager Government Architect's OfficeDavid Pitchford, CEO, UrbanG