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25 June 2019 - 1:53pm

All regulations and building codes, new and old, should be scrutinised and discussed with gusto. This means recent debate about the NSW government’s Low Rise Medium Density Housing Code, official on 1 July 2019, is a healthy one - read CRCLCL CEO Professor Deo Prasad's opinion piece in The Fifth Estate.

25 June 2019 - 1:18pm
Australian Institute of Architects 2019 National Prizes Leadership in Sustainability Prize goes to the Cooperative Research Centre for Low Carbon Living.
20 June 2019 - 3:15pm

Pool pump energy consumption can be reduced by 71%, save an average $486 annually on electricity bills, and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 1.67 tonnes of CO2 each year, new research reveals.

17 June 2019 - 11:18am
Concrete made using industrial waste from coal-fired power stations and steel manufacturing is being used in a world-first green roads trial in Sydney.
12 June 2019 - 11:01am

How do you know if a community is ready for a sustainable, low carbon future? The Low Carbon Readiness Index (LCRI) can help Australians find out.

4 June 2019 - 1:17pm
As Australian cities heat up, the need for local governments and planning practices to address rising temperatures and the resulting urban heat island effect (UHI), is being assisted by an innovative, online UHI mitigation decision-support tool, funded by the CRC for Low Carbon Living.
31 May 2019 - 3:45pm

The launch of the CRCLCL's YouTube Pilot - Renovate or Rebuild - has generated great media coverage. Take a look.

31 May 2019 - 2:17pm

The Cooperative Research Centre for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL)  has won an Excellence in Innovation Award at the CRC Association’s (CRCA) annual conference this week, thanks to Curtin University’s Dr Jemma Green’s PhD research into blockchain technology, from which the commercial venture Power Ledger was born.

27 May 2019 - 11:22am

The CRC for Low Carbon Living and the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage have funded a new lifestyle show that aims to crack open sustainable building options to a broad audience

1 May 2019 - 9:59am

Many leading developers are taking the initiative to ensure building projects include high-performance, zero-carbon, highly energy-efficient buildings, with top star ratings, but action needs to be across the board. Read Scientia Professor Deo Prasad's comment piece in The Conversation.

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