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    Quadrent Green Lease – a new lease on life

    In conjunction with Bank of New Zealand (BNZ), Quandrent has developed a product designed for large New Zealand public and private sector organisations to increase technology reuse and dramatically reduce e-was... more

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    Ascenso Tyres joins Australia’s Tyre Product Stewardship Scheme

    Tyre Stewardship Australia (TSA) welcomes Ascenso Tyres as the newest contributor to Australia’s Tyre Product Stewardship Scheme (TPSS) who join the effort to drive sustainable outcomes for Off-The-Road tyres... more

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    Schneider Electric announces finalists for its Go Green student competition

    Schneider Electric, a leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced the finalists for Schneider Go Green, an annual competition that invites university students from ar... more

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    Arcstream launches Australian-first innovative end-to-end solar energy solution

    This year, global solar power company Qcells expanded their business, launching an end-to-end solar energy solution matched with an innovative energy plan pricing model through their new brand Arcstream. St... more

Quadrent Green Lease – a new lease on life

In conjunction with Bank of New Zealand (BNZ), Quandrent has developed a product designed for large New Zealand public and private sector organisations to increase technology reuse and dramatically reduce e-waste through a unique initiative. Read how your organisation can also reap the benefits.      ... more

Ascenso Tyres joins Australia’s Tyre Product Stewardship Scheme

Tyre Stewardship Australia (TSA) welcomes Ascenso Tyres as the newest contributor to Australia’s Tyre Product Stewardship Scheme (TPSS) who join the effort to drive sustainable outcomes for Off-The-Road tyres and reduce the burden of waste for future generations. Ascenso manufactures and distributes specialist Off-The-Road (OTR) tyres for the agriculture, construction, material handling and forestry sectors. It will contribute to the Scheme by paying a voluntary levy on every tyre imported into Australia. This contribution will accelerate efforts, led by TSA in collaboration with industry and government, ... more

Schneider Electric announces finalists for its Go Green student competition

Schneider Electric, a leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced the finalists for Schneider Go Green, an annual competition that invites university students from around the globe to share their ideas for innovations that can help make the world cleaner, more inclusive, and more sustainable. First launched in 2011 by Schneider Electric, and now run for the second year in partnership with the industrial software company AVEVA, the competition has grown rapidly over the past 12 years. In 2022 alone, more than 22,200 students from 200 countries registered for the eve... more

Arcstream launches Australian-first innovative end-to-end solar energy solution

This year, global solar power company Qcells expanded their business, launching an end-to-end solar energy solution matched with an innovative energy plan pricing model through their new brand Arcstream. Streamlining the process of renewable energy for homeowners, Arcstream offers both solar and battery storage, integrated with their 100 per cent green energy plan including membership of their Virtual Power Plant (VPP). The launch of Arcstream has coincided with the introduction of various rebates and rewards for solar buyers as demand across the country increases and Australia leads the world in solar i... more

Plenti and AGL to cut the cost of solar batteries for Australian households

Plenti Group Limited (Plenti) will expand its partnership with AGL to deliver more affordable solar batteries to customers and provide easier access to AGL’s Virtual Power Plant (VPP) with new subsidies on offer to customers. Customers who finance their new home battery through Plenti and connect to AGL’s VPP will be able to take advantage of subsidies from AGL up to $1,500, depending on where they live. This is in addition to specific state government subsidies already in place, which means Victorian customers may be eligible for a subsidy of up to $4,500 and South Australian customers may be eligible... more

InfraBuild reuses and repurposes steelmaking by-products

InfraBuild is already known for its extensive network of recycling centres, which contribute about 1.4 million tonnes of recycled metals every year into their steel making operations. But did you know they also reuse and repurpose by-products from their steel making? Slag is one such material, produced when molten steel is separated from molten silicates and oxides - this forms a type of artificial rock when cooled. Solidified slag, which looks and feels like rock, can be crushed, and screened to various sizes – the same way natural rock is processed after being quarried to make aggregate for the con... more

Xodus opens new Melbourne office to support energy transition

Global energy consultancy Xodus has established a new office in Melbourne to support the energy transition across the east coast of Australia. The Australian energy market has been important to Xodus since it first established a presence in Perth in 2007. The decision to open a second base was driven by the expected rise of offshore wind on the east coast, with the energy firm looking to support both operators and investors in the region to realise value through buildable, bankable and approvable offshore wind projects. Rebecca Hewlett, originally from Australia and Xodus’ Global Renewables and Environme... more