29 Nov 2013

Recognising both the recent surge in interest in low carbon refurbishments of residential buildings and the diversity of emergent terminology and perspectives, the authors set out definitions for key terms and frame a discussion of the phenomenon of refurbishments. The paper focuses on owner-occupied detached homes that dominate Australia’s existing residential building stock.

Conference paper
14 Mar 2016

This paper presents a scan of futures inquiry trends, an outline of recent advances in relevant theory, and critically reviews similar ‘transition’-focused and related projects in Europe and the United States. Five leading projects are described and examined: ‘Retrofit 2050’, ‘Urban Transition Labs’, ‘SPREAD Sustainable Lifestyles 2050’, ‘Future Car(d) Urbanism’, and ‘Futurescape City Tours’.

Briefing paper
01 Jan 2015

Student Poster – Participants Annual Forum 2015 – Aggeliki AggeliLow carbon home renovation in Australia: towards a participatory prototype to support stakeholders choices

Poster
01 Jan 2015

Student Poster – Participants Annual Forum 2015 – Hulya GilbertChild friendly precinct design for low carbon living: improving policies and decision making tools

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Student Poster – Participants Annual Forum 2015 – Portia OdellInfluencing change through a low carbon schools program

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Student Poster - Participants Annual Forum - Darren SharpeLivewell Yarra: stewarding low carbon communities

Poster
01 Jan 2015

Student poster - Participants Annual Forum 2015 - Christine EonHigh performance housing: Monitoring, evaluating & communicating the journey - Ten house living laboratory study

Poster
01 Jan 2015

Student Poster - Participants Annual Forum 2015 - David BennettShaping suburbia: the form and future of low rise suburbs

Poster
01 Jan 2015

Student poster - Participants Annual Forum 2015 - Marini SamaratungaDevelopment of an evidence based behaviour model for dwelling energy consumption to support sustainability assessment, inform building design and policy decisions

Poster
17 Nov 2015

Student poster - Participants Annual Forum - Christian Perez, Closing the loop on evidence-based decision-making

Poster
01 Jan 2015

Student poster - Participants Annual Forum 2015 - William CraftRetrofit decision support model for the net-positive development of medium-high density residential precincts

Poster