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Victorian grants to boost e-waste infrastructure

13 February, 2020

Victorian industry and local councils could get a share of $2 million in government grants to help improve the state's e-waste infrastructure.


Microsoft aims to be carbon negative by 2030

17 January, 2020 by Jonathan Nally

The company has outlined plans to be carbon negative by 2030, and by 2050 to rebate all the carbon the company has ever emitted.


MobileMuster turns 21

06 November, 2019

MobileMuster celebrated its 21st birthday last week, having collected almost 1500 tonnes of mobile phones and accessories since it began in 1998.


New open-source portal puts e-waste on the map

05 June, 2019

An international research group is putting e-waste on the map with its new open-source platform, to better inform environmental laws and recycling practices.


Qld zero-emissions transport plan open for feedback

17 April, 2019

The Queensland Government has produced a draft strategy for working towards a zero-emissions transport network.


NEXTDC operations certified carbon neutral

14 February, 2019

The corporate operations of NEXTDC have now been certified as carbon neutral under the federal government's National Carbon Offset Standard (NCOS).


NEXTDC receives NABERS 5-star rating

06 February, 2019

A NABERS 5-star rating has just been awarded to the NEXTDC M1 Melbourne data centre.


International E-Waste Day promotes responsible recycling

11 October, 2018

The first International E-Waste Day will be held on 13 October to raise awareness about the responsible recycling of electronic waste.


Australian solution to lithium-ion battery recycling

17 July, 2018

A new report suggests that 3300 tonnes of lithium-ion battery waste in Australia could be managed through a new battery recycling industry.


Ricoh becomes carbon neutral

28 May, 2018

Ricoh Australia has become the first IT services company in the country to achieve carbon-neutral status.


Apple reaches 100% renewable energy milestone

10 April, 2018

Apple's power is now composed of 100% renewable energy, as part of the company's commitment to fighting climate change.


Yoogo's 100% battery electric share car fleet launched in Christchurch

16 February, 2018

The largest deployment of pure battery electric cars and pure EV car sharing model in the Southern Hemisphere has been launched by the New Zealand Prime Minister.


SA Produce Market powered by govt-funded solar microgrid

05 February, 2018

A solar microgrid is being implemented to power the South Australian Produce Market.


Electric super highway expanded in Qld

31 January, 2018

The electric super highway in Queensland is now ready, with charger stations for electric vehicles (EV) installed all the way from Coolangatta to Cairns, and from Brisbane to Toowoomba.


UNSW to use 100% solar energy

17 January, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The university has signed with Maoneng Australia and Origin Energy to source 100% of its energy from a solar farm.


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