Green urban spaces are vital for citizen well-being and sustainability, but they are becoming a scarce commodity in Australia's rapidly growing cities. Ahead of the DesignBUILD expo and conference, landscape architect Matthew Mackay shares innovative ideas for bringing nature back into the city.
Eric Tomicek –
The mining industry is under ever-increasing pressure to reduce its environmental impact. Australian Diversified Engineering sales manager Eric Tomicek explores a technology which helps mines reduce water use and operate more safety.
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Cities must be liveable, but they must also be affordable. Asian Development Bank urban development specialist Renard Teipelke evaluates how Asia Pacific's cities fare in terms of citizen access to amenities.
JP Morgan recently said it will stop financing new coal developments, but this is an announcement with many loopholes, and is an act of climate hypocrisy, says Sindicatum Sustainable Resources chief executive Assaad Razzouk.
This year the Sustainable Business Australia 'Smart Business in Action' (SBiA) Summits convened more than 175 sustainability leaders across Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne to hear speakers talk on business and ...