EPLA conference to focus on heritage
15 & 16 October, 2015
EPLA's two day annual conference will be held in the beautifully restored Eternity Theatre in Darlinghurst. Details...
A new Prime Minister is an opportunity to address policy uncertainty says Energetics
This edition of Energetics Climate Change Business News … we know that Malcolm Turnbull supports action on climate change and with this we should see an immediate difference in the way climate change is discussed. read more...
AGL's Tim Nelson joins debate at Griffith University's Managing the Transition to a Sustainable Economy
22- 23 October 2015
Tim Nelson is the Head of Economics, Policy and Sustainability at AGL Energy. Tim is responsible for: AGL’s sustainability strategy; greenhouse accounting and reporting; AGL’s energy and greenhouse research; AGL’s corporate citizenship program, Energy for Life; and formulating energy policy and regulation. Tim regularly briefs governments, community stakeholders, and investors about AGL and Australian energy and climate policy. Tim is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at Griffith University and has had several papers published in Australian and international peer-reviewed journals.
Tarkett and Desso join leaders debate on Circular Economy at Annual New Champions Summit China
20 August 2015
During September 9-11, executives from Tarkett, a global leader in flooring and sports surfaces solutions, and Desso, a leading carpets and sport pitches company (part of Tarkett), will be joining in top level debates at the World Economic Forum's New Champions Summit in China on how the circular economy and business innovation can unleash new and sustainable economic growth for the long term. Read more...
Five Stars for City of Sydney’s apartment sustainability plan.
20 August 2015
City of Sydney receives strong community support for higher energy efficiency targets and better compliance with BASIX.
"Buildings with improved green standards are more attractive to new owners and residents who demand reduced operating costs and better environmental performance", says Lord Mayor Clover Moore. More...
Congratulations to Energetics: winners of two 2015 ABA100 awards
Energetics have been announced as winners in two categories of 2015 Australian Business Awards : Marketing Excellence and Service Excellence. The Marketing Excellence win acknowledges Energetic’s Emissions Reduction Fund campaign providing insights and guidance to Australian businesses competing for the funds. More...
Jacobs welcomes new ANZ head Infrastructure and Environment
Patrick Hill has been appointed as Group Vice-President of Jacobs' Australian and New Zealand Infrastructure and Environment business.
Mr Hill previously headed Jacobs' North American Telecommunications division and was based in Chicago. He joined Jacobs through the acquisition of Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM) in 2013.
Previously Mr Hill was General Manager of SKM's Power and Energy Business Unit, which comprised a global team encompassing operations in Europe, Asia, Australasia and South America.
Australia Germany Business Conference 2015
Innovation & Collaboration
Melbourne, 10 September 2015
German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce’s annual conference will focus on “Innovation and Collaboration”, and provide companies with a platform to discuss the future of entrepreneurship and innovation within Australia’s challenging business environment. More...
KPMG Australia acquires Banarra
KPMG Australia broadens its risk consulting services with the acquisition of human rights, ethical sourcing, and social impact specialist firm Banarra. Richard Boele joins KPMG on 3 August with his team of 10 consultants. Read more...