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Australia Leading the Way in Green Building Boom

Demand for green construction practices has spiked over the past few years. Consumers and building owners…

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Building Energy Standards: Let’s Get What We Paid For

It is an open secret that Australians are being ripped off by poor enforcement of the…

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Smart automation design for smart cities across Australia

By 2050 nearly 70% of the world’s population is predicted to be living in cities.

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Covid-19 is making more companies declare net zero ambitions – but few have set concrete targets

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views The pandemic has…

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On the rise of net zero pledges that aren’t quite good enough

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views News from the…

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Real estate fund targets mid-tier buildings for energy upgrades

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views The top end…

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Foster + Partners signs out of Architects Declare – but what does it mean?

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views What’s good enough…

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NSW Security of Payment Comes Home at Last!

Why is it that a builder in a $4 million contract with a homeowner cannot use…

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Industry Comes Together for a Big Win in Fire Protection

The bar has been set and an Australian best practice fire protection licensing framework driven by…

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Small Builders Cash in on Custom Home and Renovation Demand

Small builders and tradespeople who service the renovation and custom home building sector in Australia are…

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You call that ambition? Atlassian’s Mike Cannon-Brookes calls out BP on its lacklustre net zero plan

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views Atlassian co-founder and…

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Gardening for ourselves and Earth

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views A couple of…

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