Richard Palmer, sustainability director at Parsons Brinckerhoff, says sustainability advocates in Australia have failed to shift the entire industry despite voluntary certification and statutory initiatives.
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The city-state has outlined its strategy for both reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to climate change, but wider support from the business community and the public is needed to help meet its climate target.
Despite climate denialists having actively worked against meaningful agreements on climate change in the past, these groups were strangely quiet during COP21. Sociology professors Timmons Roberts and Robert Brulle explore the possible reasons why.
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.